Speakers

Conference – January 27-29, 2020

Edward Snowden

Whistleblower & Cybersecurity Expert

Max Tegmark

Professor, MIT

Jennifer Listgarten

Professor, EECS, UC Berkeley

Danny Lange

VP of AI and Machine Learning, Unity Technologies

David Autor

Ford Professor of Economics, MIT

Christine McLeavey Payne

MuseNet researcher, OpenAI

Jakob Uszkoreit

Head, Google Brain Berlin

Marinka Zitnik

Harvard University

Shahram Ebadollahi

Global Head Data Science and AI, Novartis

Michal Kosinski

Associate Professor, Stanford University

Michèle Belot

Professor, European University Institute & University of Edinburgh

Jeffrey Bohn

Chief Research & Innovation Officer and Head of Research & Engagement, Swiss Re Institute

Joanna Bryson

Professor of Ethics and Technology, Hertie School of Governance Berlin

Christopher Bishop

Laboratory Director, Microsoft Research Cambridge

Jean-Pierre Danthine

Professor, EPFL

Martin Vetterli

President, EPFL

Andrew Senior

Research Scientist, DeepMind

Frederic Ouwehand

Course Developer, EPFL Extension School

Shin Alexandre Koseki

Scientist, EPFL

Sanja Fabrio

Managing Director, RegHorizon

Aurélien Bellet

Research Scientist, INRIA

Georgios Balikas

Senior Data Scientist, Salesforce

Vincent Graf Narbel

Strategic Technology Adviser, ICRC

Andreas Melillo

Research Associate, Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts

Niccolò Moretti

Assistant Manager, KPMG

Usman Amjad

Assistant Professor, Iqra University

Marisa Tschopp

Researcher, scip

Bartek Wołowiec

Software Engineer, Google

Adam Barclay

Researcher, v12-labs

Vasily Kuznetsov

Developer, eyeo

Michel Philipp

Revenue Management Data Scientist, Swiss International Air Lines

Dragomir Nikolov

Director R&D, VMware

Thibault Calvayrac

Machine Learning Engineer, Visium

Lê Nguyên Hoang

Science communicator, EPFL

Laurent Ciavaglia

Innovation and Standardization Expert, Nokia

Andreas Steiner

Software Engineer, Google

Spiros Denaxas

Professor of Biomedical Informatics, University College London

Armin Granulo

Research Assistant and Doctoral Candidate, TU Munich

Ruslan Habalov

Security Engineer, Google

Dimira Petrova

Data Analyst, VMware

Eva Jaumann

Data Scientist, Free Now

Sunil Mallya

Principal Deep Learning Scientist, AWS

Christian Spindler

Chief Executive Officer, DATA AHEAD ANALYTICS

Nicholas Jones

Data Scientist, World Bank/GFDRR

Omid Mousavi

R&D Director, DEPsys

Zhivko Kolev

Senior Data Scientist, VMware

Michael Notter

Course Developer, EPFL Extension School

Tudor Avram

Software Engineer, eyeo

Gavin Brown

University of Manchester

Carlo Knotz

SNSF Postdoctoral Researcher, IDHEAP, Université de Lausanne

An-phi Nguyen

PhD Student, IBM Research Zurich & ETH Zurich

Felix Bauer

R&D Engineer, aiCTX

Alexander Bezzubov

Machine Learning Research Engineer

Anna Wippel

Business Development Manager Cognitive Systems, IBM Client Center Zürich

Cecilia Clementi

Professor, Rice University

Tome Eftimov

Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Stanford University

Michael Kagan

SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, Stanford

Eun-Kyeong Kim

Postdoctoral Research Fellow, University of Zurich

Sabrina Amrouche

PhD Student, University of Geneva

Florian Laurent

ML Engineer, AIcrowd

Mikio Braun

Principal Research Engineer, Zalando SE

Emma Jacquier

Nutrition Expert & Head of Diet Modelling, Nestlé Research

Guillaume Mollard

Machine Learning Engineer, Visium

Lynn Kaack

Postdoctoral Researcher, ETH Zürich

Anna Jobin

Researcher, Health Ethics & Policy Lab, ETH Zurich

Luca Pappalardo

Researcher, ISTI-CNR

Panagiota Xydi

Course Developer, EPFL Extension School

Bram Vandendriessche

Evolutionary Architect, ToThePoint

Fabio Mainardi

Senior Data Scientist, Nestle

Sebastian Stich

Research Scientist, EPFL

Maria Rodriguez Martinez

Technical Lead of Systems Biology, IBM Research Zurich

Imen Grida Ben Yahia

Research project leader on Autonomic & Cognitive Management, Orange

Marco Prunotto

Head of Innovation, Late Stage Development, Roche

Enrique Fernández-Macías

Researcher, Joint Research Center of the European Commission

Marianne Schmid Mast

Professor, UNIL

Gianluca Mancini

Junior Machine Learning Engineer, Visium

Delger Enkhbayar

Data Scientist, Amazon Web Services

Isabelle Chappuis

Executive Director, Future Skills LAB, HEC Lausanne | UNIL

Maria Han Veiga

PhD Candidate, University of Zurich

Shaista Rais

Lecturer, University of Karachi

Robert West

Professor, EPFL

Jürgen Schwärzler

Senior Consultant, D|ONE

Stefano Carrazza

Researcher, University of Milan

Charles Radclyffe

Head of AI, Fidelity International

Jacopo Grazzini

Statistical Officer, Eurostat - European Commission

Dirk Wulff

Founder, The R Bootcamp & Researcher, University of Basel

Megan Ruthven

Software Engineer, Google

Gaurav Arora

Vice President - System Architecture and AI/ML Technologies, IoT Division, Synaptics

Jean-Roch Vlimant

Assistant Scientist, California Institute of Technology

Kristina Jonkuviene

Founder, trustful.ai

Fabian Ruehle

Fellow, CERN

Eric Metodiev

PhD Candidate, MIT

Kostja Siefen

Technical Account Manager, Gurobi Optimization

Eric Bruno

Senior Machine Learning Scientist, Expedia Group

Nikola Milojevic-Dupont

PhD Candidate, MCC Berlin

Manuel Schneider

PhD Candidate, ETHZ

Bobby Stuijfzand

Course Developer, EPFL Extension School

Sadique Sheik

Senior Research and Development Engineer, aiCTX

Markus Steiner

Instructor, The R Bootcamp

Ernst Oldenhof

Data Scientist, Julius Bär

Sotirios Dimopoulos

Manager Data & Analytics, KPMG Switzerland

Philipp Thomann

Senior Consultant, D|ONE

Elizaveta Semenova

Postdoc, AstraZeneca

Neil Davison

Scientific & Policy Adviser, ICRC

Maurizio Pierini

Research Staff, CERN

Gaétan Ramet

Project Manager & Machine Learning Engineer, Visium

Christian Kemper

Head of Wealth Management Operations Europe, Deutsche Bank SA

Ron Chrisley

Visiting Scholar, the Institute for Human-Centered AI Stanford University

Bibek Paudel

Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Stanford University

Filippo Simini

Senior Lecturer, University of Bristol

Gilles Louppe

Professor, University of Liège

Annie Yim

Data Scientist, Data Reply

Daniel Sage

Coordination, Imaging, EPFL

Harry Anderson

Course Developer, EPFL Extension School

Rafael Lalive

Professor of Economics, Universty of Lausanne

Christian Luebbe

Course Developer, EPFL Extension School

James Henderson

Senior Researcher, Idiap

Hugo Mougard

Senior Machine Learning Engineer

Gianni Barlacchi

Amazon Alexa

Nicola Rohrseitz

Lead - Strategic AI Program, Cisco

Matteo Pagliardini

PhD. Student, EPFL

Martin Jaggi

Professor, EPFL

Umberto Lupo

Research Scientist, L2F

Giuliano Bonoli

Professor, IDHEAP, UNIL

Philippe Schwaller

PhD Student, IBM Research Zurich & University of Bern

Elaine Nsoesie

Assistant Professor, Boston University School of Public Health

Marcel Salathé

Professor, EPFL

Balazs Kegl

Head of AI Research, Huawei France

Pierre Vandergheynst

Vice-President for Education, EPFL

Anastasia Koloskova

PhD student, EPFL

Kurt Stockinger

Professor, ZHAW - Zurich University of Applied Sciences

Dimitrios Psarrakis

Innovation and Technology Policy Specialist, European Parliament

Martin Müller

PhD Candidate, EPFL

David Rousseau

Senior Scientist, Université Paris-Saclay

Enrico Chavez

Course Developer, EPFL Extension School

Daniel Schmidlin

Executive Director Corporate Programs, SGMI Management Institute St. Gallen

Matteo Caorsi

Chief Scientist, L2F SA

Braulio Barahona

Senior Scientist, Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts

Sotiria Kechagia

Scientific Collaborator - C4DT, EPFL

Barbara Koroušić Seljak

Associate Professor, Jozef Stefan Institute

Lennart Piro

Consultant Data Science, Data Reply

Caio Miyashiro

Data Scientist, Free Now

David Viollier

Strategic Communications - C4DT, EPFL

Daniel Oesch

Professor, University of Lausanne

Asif Jan

Group Director, PHC Data Science, Roche

Axel Uran

Engagement Manager, Visium

Lenka Zdeborová

Researcher, CEA Saclay and CNRS

Levan Tsinadze

Machine Learning Researcher, eyeo

Sabine Süsstrunk

Professor, EPFL

Jessica Lanini

AI researcher, Novartis

Luc Henry

Scientific Advisor, EPFL

Radhakrishna Achanta

Senior Scientist, Swiss Data Science Center (SDSC)

Tim Nonner

Data Scientist, Tamedia

Philipp Schütz

Professor, Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts

Alice Coucke

Head of Machine Learning Research, Sonos

Selim Onat

Data Scientist, Free Now

Roberto Pellungrini

Phd in Computer Science, University of Pisa

Pierre Soille

Project Leader, Joint Research Centre of the European Commission

Christian Ammendola

Head of Data, Analytics & AI, Neue Züricher Zeitung

Humera Tariq

Assistant Professor, University of Karachi

Kevin Smeyers

Evolutionary Architect, ToThePoint

Frédéric Dreyer

Postdoctoral Researcher, University of Oxford

Yassine Benyahia

Machine Learning Engineer, IPROVA

Matteo Manica

Research Staff Member, IBM Research

Ayisha Piotti

CO Founder & Managing Partner, RegHorizon

Luca Baldassarre

Lead Data Scientist, Swiss Re

Helene Benghalem

Post-doc, University of Lausanne

Francesco Caltagirone

Senior Manager, Sonos

Felix Creutzig

Head of Group, MCC Berlin & Chair, Technische Universität Berlin

Angelos Selviaridis

Energy Systems Engineer, EKZ

Katrien Van Meulder

Evolutionary Architect, ToThePoint

Atılım Güneş Baydin

Postdoctoral Researcher, University of Oxford

Hugh Taylor

External Affairs Director for United Kingdom Accreditation Service

Xavier Adam

Course Developer, EPFL Extension School

Segolene Dessertine-Panhard

Data Scientist , AWS

Pablo Gainza Cirauqui

Postdoctoral Researcher, Bioengineering, EPFL

Oleksandr Paraska

Developer

Luca Foschini

Co-founder & Chief Data Scientist, Evidation Health

Evert van Nieuwenburg

Assistant Professor, Niels Bohr Institute

Maxime Gabella

Founder & CEO, Magma Learning

Pramod Bangalore

Head of Research, Greenbyte AB

Chrysanthi Tsimitri

Flight Safety Data Science, Swiss International Air Lines

Mathieu Salzmann

Senior Researcher, EPFL

Humera

Assistant Professor

Laurène Donati

Coordination, Imaging @ EPFL

Konstantin Klemmer

PhD Student, University of Warwick / NYU

Ioannis Partalas

Lead Data Scientist, Expedia

Irina Vidal Migallón

Tech Lead Deep Learning & Computer Vision

Abdel Younes

Technical Director – Software Architecture, AI/ML Technologies, IoT Division, Synaptics

Tereza Iofciu

Lead Data Scientist, Free Now

Sebastian Herold

Consultant Data Science, Data Reply

Dylan Muir

Senior R&D Engineer, aiCTX

Simon Schafheitle

Post-Doc and Director of "People Analytics" Research Group

Freyr Sverrisson

PhD Student, EPFL

Miles Timpe

PhD Student, UZH

Tobias Golling

Professor, University of Geneva

Pelayo Choya

Machine Learning Engineer, Visium S.A

Carole-Jean Wu

Research Scientist, Facebook AI Infra Research

Slava Voloshynovskiy

Professor, University of Geneva

Manuel Renold

Associate Professor, Zurich University of Applied Science

Patrick Meyer

Researcher, HSLU

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