Markus Steinberger graduated with an MSc in Computer Science (Telematics) from Graz University of Technology, Austria in 2010 with highest distinction. He finished his PhD within the field of GPU scheduling, visualization and geometric modeling in 2013 under the supervision of Prof. Dieter Schmalstieg at Graz University of Technology. Markus Steinberger received the highest possible honor for achievement in Austria, the promotion sub auspiciis prasidentis rei publicae. In 2013 and 2014 he was with the mobile computer vision research group of Kari Pulli at NVIDIA, California. In 2014 he became the first Austrian to win the GI Dissertation Prize. His wide research interests are reflected by the numerous awards won by his papers, including ACM CHI, IEEE Infovis, Eurographics, ACM NPAR, EG/ACM HPG best paper and honorable mention awards. Since 2014 he is a senior researcher at the Institute for Computer Graphics and Vision at Graz University of Technology, leading the GPU and parallel computing group.