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Magnus Röding

 Biography Magnus Röding has an MSc in Engineering Physics and a PhD in Mathematical Statistics, both from Chalmers University of Technology. After a two-year stint at the University of South Australia, he joined Research Institutes of Sweden (RISE) in 2015 as a scientist and also leads the RISE Materials & AI area. Further, he is…

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Anil Sharma

Biography Anil is a Data Science Manager at Klarna, working with recommendation systems to help customers find products and services to enrich their lives. Before that, he was a data scientist working with recommendations in the H&M Group, delivering fashion recommendations to hundreds of millions of customers. Before becoming a data scientist, Anil was a…

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Tommy Johansson

Biography Tommy has worked with AD/ADAS in a range of different OEMs and suppliers of AD/ADAS systems since 2006. In 2021, he joined Annotell because of the realization that the future of AD/ADAS will depend on the capabilities of deep learning and its safety argumentation. At Annotell, he works as a Perception Expert, guiding their…

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Erik Stenberg

Biography Erik Stenberg is a Data Scientist working on the Experimentation Platform team at Spotify in Stockholm, but with roots in Lerum outside Göteborg. He got his master’s in statistics from Uppsala university in 2019 and wrote his thesis on variance reduction methods in sequential A/B testing at Spotify.  

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Fredrik Bagge Carlson

 Biography Fredrik received his MSc and PhD from Dept. Automatic Control at Lund University. He has a background in robotics and an interest in developing software tools for control, identification, and simulation, which he is doing as a part of the simulation team at Julia Computing.

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Erik Landolsi

Biography Erik did his PhD in Linköping in 2008, focusing on computer vision and machine learning. After a few years of initial industrial experience, he founded the consulting agency Visionists in 2012, specializing in computer vision solutions for customers in various industries. In 2019, Visionists had grown to a strong technical team of 13 employees….

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Mats Granath

Biography Mats Granath is docent in theoretical physics employed at the University of Gothenburg (GU). He has an MSc in Engineering Physics from Chalmers, a PhD from GU, and postdoc stays at UCLA and Nordita. Recent research has focused on quantum computing, quantum machine learning, and deep learning applications to both physics and engineering problems….

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John Kumar

Biography Dr. Rohan John Kumar holds a PhD from the University of Sydney in Pharmaceutical Science. After working with Royal Medal winner Andrew Holmes in one of Australia’s best chemistry labs, John emigrated to Sweden in 2017. He took up a position at AstraZeneca, initially supporting the development and production deployment of computational chemistry models…

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Per Sillrén

Biography Per Sillrén is a Senior Data Scientist and has been at Spotify in Gothenburg for almost five years. He works with product teams to understand user behaviour and to make sure product changes are evaluated with relevant metrics and through scientific methods before being rolled out. He has a PhD in applied physics from…

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Max Halford

Biography Max is a data scientist currently working at Carbonfact. He holds a PhD in machine learning applied to query optimization in database systems. He develops and researches online machine learning algorithms in his spare time. Max is fond of open-source software and maintains a blog where he discusses some of the things he is…

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