Andreas Blenk received the Dr.-Ing. degree (Ph.D.) from the Technical University of Munich in 2018 with distinction. He joined the Chair of Communication Networks at the Technical University of Munich in June 2012, where he is currently working as a senior researcher and associate lecturer. Since March 2019, he is also a senior research fellow at the Communication Technologies group of the Faculty of Computer Science of the University of Vienna. His research is focused on self-driving, flexible and predictable virtual and software-defined networks, as well as data-driven network algorithms and designs.