Petra Perne is the Director of the Institute of Computer Vision and Applied Computer Sciences IBaI. She received her Diploma degree in Electrical Engineering and PhD degree in Computer Science for the work on “Data reduction methods for industrial robots with direct teach-in-programing”. Her habilitation thesis entitled “A methodology for the development of knowledge-based image-interpretation systems". She has been the Principal Investigator of various national and international research projects. She received several research awards for her research work and has been awarded with three business awards for her work on bringing intelligent image interpretation methods and data mining methods into business.
Image analysis and interpretation, machine learning, data mining, big data, machine learning, image mining and case-based reasoning
Fairouz Kamareddine has been involved in a number of worldwide consultancy assignments, especially on education and research issues working for United Nations and the EU. Her research interest includes Interface of Mathematics, Logic and Computer Science. She has held numerous invited positions at universities worldwide. She has well over 100 published articles and a number of books. She has played leading roles in the development, administration and implementation of interdisciplinary, international, and academic collaborations and networks.
Big Data, Data Mining