The Worldwide Network of the Competence Center

With its worldwide network, the Competence Center ML2R connects renowned experts in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning. The Steering Board is the external scientific advisory body of the Competence Center. Its members are high-ranking, internationally recognized researchers from all over the world who evaluate the scientific achievements of the ML2R against the state-of-the-art and help shape the research agenda. Within the framework of annual consultations, the Steering Board members advise the ML2R researchers and provide forward-looking impulses for the scientific and strategic direction of the Competence Center.

The Steering Board Members

Prof. Dr. Arno Siebes
Professor for Algorithmic Data Analysis at Utrecht University, Netherlands

Prof. Dr. Dimitrios Gunopulos
Professor for Informatics and Telecommunications at the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece

Dr. Francesco Bonchi
Scientific Director at the ISI-Foundation, Italy

Dr. Kamalika Das
Machine Learning Engineer at VMware, United States of America

Prof. Dr. Osmar Zaïane
Professor for Computing Science at the University of Alberta and Scientific Director of the Alberta Machine Intelligence Institute (AMII), Canada

Prof. Dr. Srinivasan Parthasarathy
Professor for Computer Science and Engineering as well as Biomedical Informatics at Ohio State University, United States of America

Prof. Dr. Stan Matwin
Professor for Computer Science at Dalhousie University and Director of the Institute for Big Data Analytics, Canada

Prof. Dr. Thomas Gärtner
Professor for Machine Learning at the Technical University of Vienna, Austria

Prof. Dr. Thorsten Joachims
Professor for Computer Science and Information Science at Cornell University, United States of America

Prof. Dr. Geoff Webb
Professor for Data Science and Artificial Intelligence and Research Director of the Monash Data Futures Institute at Monash University, Australia