Garry Baker

Mr Garry Baker

Team Leader Database Solutions

Location: Keyworth

Tel: 0115 936 3564

E-mail Garry Baker

Biography

  •  2008 : Team Leader - Database Solutions
  •  2005 –2008 : Deputy Information Management Programme Manager
  •  2003 –2005 : Senior IT Project Manager - Corporate IT/IS developments
  •  2000 –2003 : IT Project Manager, British Geological Survey
  •  1998 –2000 : Corporate Database and Application Design
  •  1996 –1998 : Nirex Digital Geoscience Database Project, British Geological Survey
  •  1995 : MSc IT and GIS, Keele University
  •  1994 : B.Eng Industrial Geology (2:1) Camborne School of Mines, Exeter University

Boards and committees

  • Secretary for the Geoscience Information Group (GIG), a special Interest Group of the Geological Society

Research interests

  • Cross organisation collaborative research and sharing of data/systems
  • Relationship between storage optimised internal corporate systems and interoperability/transfer standards

Current projects and collaboration

  • DBS Research into corporate storage and management of 3D objects within Oracle environment
  • NERC Science Information Strategy, Business Change Manager
  • Recently undertaken projects in collaboration with CEH, ANDRA and the eContentplus framework (European Commission)
  • Team responsible for corporate database and application development and maintenance

Accreditations

  • ACSM, Associate of Camborne School of Mines

Published outputs