Vice President of Machine Learning at Spotify
Tony Jebara is Vice President of Machine Learning at Spotify. Tony also leads the company-wide machine learning and AI strategy including internal efforts, external-facing comms and recruiting. The ML strategy evolves our platform investments with new capabilities (across model training, serving, feature stores, logging and expermimentation) as well as best practices in engineering and science at Spotify. From 2015 to 2019 he led a team of machine learning experts that drove personalization at Netflix. They developed novel algorithms that have been rolled out to 150+ million members world-wide.
Professor of Computer Science
Andreas Krause is a Professor of Computer Science at ETH Zurich, where he leads the Learning & Adptive Systems Group. He also serves as Academic Co-Director of the Swiss Data Science Center and Chair of the ETH AI Center, and co-founded the ETH spin-off LatticeFlow. Before that he was an Assistant Professor of Computer Science at Caltech. He received his Ph.D. in Computer Science from Carnegie Mellon University (2008) and his Diplom in Computer Science and Mathematics from the Technical Universiity of Munich, Germany (2004). He is a Microsoft Research Faculty Fellow and a KAvli Frontiers Fellow of the US National Academy of Sciences.
Vice President and Head Research at Ericsson
Sara Mazur started at Ericsson Research in 1995 and has since held many management positions. Mazur holds a Master’s degree in science and a Ph.D. in electrical engineering from the KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Sweden. She is also an appointed Associate Professor in Fusion Plasma Physics in the same institute. 2015 she was appointed Honorary Doctorate Luleå Tekniska Universitet. Mazur is the inventor of 69 granted patents and has authored several journal articles in international physics journals and conference papers on international conferences. Mazur is the vice Chair of Wallenberg Autonomous System Program and member of the boards of Combient AB, SICS North Swedish ICT AB, and Nobel Media AB.
Chair of the Board, Vinnova – Sweden’s Innovation Agency
Chair of Lindholmen Science Park
Anna Nilsson-Ehle is MSc in Engineering Physics. She worked for the Volvo companies for twenty years holding several leadership positions within R&D and general management. In 1999 she was appointed CEO of Universeum, the National Science Centre, inaugurated in 2001. From 2006 to 2017 she was director of SAFER –Vehicle and Traffic Safety Centre at Chalmers. She has been engaged in European and global research collaborations and is presently serving as advisor and is a member on several boards.
CTO, Recorded Future
Staffan Truvé is co-founder and CTO of Recorded Future. Previously he
was CEO of the Swedish Institute of Computer Science (SICS) and
Interactive Institute, and before that CEO and co-founder of Carlstedt
Research & Technology (CR&T). Staffan has co-founded more than a
dozen high tech start-up. He holds a PhD in computer science from
Chalmers University of Technology and an MBA from Göteborg University.
He has been a Fulbright Scholar at MIT. His research interests include
artificial intelligence and information visualization, threat
intelligence and cyber security. Staffan is a member of the Royal
Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences.