Meike Reichle (born 1981) studied International Information Management with a focus on Applied Information Sciences and Computer Sciences and History as minors at the University of Hildesheim from 2001 to 2007. In 2003/2004 she did a semester abroad at the University of Glasgow. She graduated in August 2007 and is since working in a PhD position at the University of Hildesheim's Intelligent Information Systems Lab. Her main research interests include Intelligent Information Systems, Case-Based Reasoning, Machine Learning, Knowledge and Experience Management, Software Agents, Natural Language Processing and Free/Libre Open Source Software (FLOSS). In her spare time Meike Reichle works as a developer for the free GNU/Linux distribution Debian and is an active free software advocate.