Marc Bron received his MSc. degree in Artificial Intelligence at the University of Amsterdam in 2009, where he continued to pursue a PhD in Information Retrieval at the Intelligent Systems Lab Amsterdam under supervision of Prof. dr. Maarten de Rijke. After completing his PhD on exploratory search and complex search tasks in 2013 Marc held two successive short-term post-doc positions. One at the University of Amsterdam funded by a personal grant to develop a prototype of a personalized social search platform and one at Utrecht University focused on developing a visual analytics tool for Linked Data. Marc's research interests are studying and analyzing user behavior in order to develop better tools and algorithms for organizing and filtering information.