David Amid is a technical leader in the Decision Analytics Group in IBM Haifa Research Labs. His main focus is the exploration of future tooling for multi-criteria decision support. In the past David explored the interplay between office tools and traditional modeling tools. His background research interests mainly include requirements and service engineering, and the development of distributed computing systems. David has a B.A. in Computer Science and an M.Sc. in Information Management Engineering from the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology. David is a certified PMI Project Management Professional and was recently nominated an IBM Master Inventor.