Keynote Speakers

List of keynote speakers for the online event September 17th 2020.

Bill Nelson, DNVGL, Houston Texas USA
"Lessons Learned from Application of Knowledge-Based Decision Support for Safety Critical Operations."

Bill Nelson

Pinar Øzturk, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway
"Fairness: An ethical Challenge of Artificial Intelligence"

Pinar Øzturk
Pinar Öztürk is assoc. prof in Computer Science at NTNU. Her expertise is in application of is artificial intelligence and Machine learning methods for prediction and diagnosis of undesired events and states. She is associated with the Norwegian Open Artificial Intelligence Lab. Her current focus isthe ethical issues in Artificial Intelligence. Öztürk was project leader and worked in various small and larger projects funded by NFR, EU and the industry.  She has been member of the editorial board of the Journal Applied intelligence, served as a program committee member in conferences and several national doctoral committees, and has published around 40 papers in peer-reviewed conferences and journals. 

Fredrik Heintz, Linköping University, Sweden
"Learning, Reasoning and Privacy for Transportation and Mobility Applications"

Fredrik Heintz

Dr. Fredrik Heintz is an Associate Professor of Computer Science at Linköping University, Sweden. His research focus is artificial intelligence especially autonomous systems and the intersection between knowledge representation and machine learning. He is also the Director of the Graduate School for the Wallenberg AI, Autonomous Systems and Software Program (WASP), the coordinator of the TAILOR ICT-48 network of AI research excellence centers, the President of the Swedish AI Society, and a member of the European Commission High-Level Expert Group on AI.

Hasan Ogul, University College, Norway
"Digital Health beyond Covid-19: Can AI/ML fight against infections?"

Hazan Ogul

Hasan Oğul received his Ph.D. degree from the Department of Information Systems, Middle East Technical University (METU), Turkey,​ in 2006. He worked as a Postdoctoral Researcher with the Helsinki University of Technology, Finland, and as a Professor with the Department of Computer Engineering, Baskent University, Turkey. He currently holds a position as an Associate Professor with the Faculty of Computer Sciences, Østfold University College, Norway. His research lines include applications of computational intelligence in health informatics and bioinformatics with particular interest in sequential​/time-series data. 

Nazmul Siddique, Ulster University, UK
"Decoding 3D Arm Movement Trajectory from EEG Signals"

Nazmul Siddique

Nazmul Siddique is with the School of Computing, Engineering and Intelligent Systems, Ulster University. He obtained Dipl.-Ing. degree in Cybernetics from the TU Dresden, Germany, MSc in Computer Science from BUET, Bangladesh and PhD in Intelligent Control from the Department of Automatic Control and Systems Engineering, University of Sheffield, England. His research interests include: brain-computer interfacing, robotics, cybernetics, computational intelligence, nature-inspired computing, stochastic systems and vehicular communication. He has published over 180 research papers in the broad area of computational intelligence, vehicular communication, robotics and cybernetics. He authored and co-authored five books published by John Wiley, Springer and Taylor & Francis. He is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, a senior member of IEEE and a member of different committees of IEEE SMCS. He is on the editorial board of the Nature Scientific Research, Journal of Behavioural Robotics, Engineering Letters, International Journal of Machine Learning and Cybernetics, International Journal of Applied Pattern Recognition, International Journal of Advances in Robotics Research and also on the editorial advisory board of the International Journal of Neural Systems.  


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