POSTPONED: AI Talks: Thomas Schön

AI for research


Due to increased concerns over the COVID-19 virus this seminar has been postponed until the fall 2020.

​About the speaker

Thomas B. Schön is Professor of the Chair of Automatic Control in the Department of Information Technology at Uppsala University. He received the PhD degree in Automatic Control in Feb. 2006, the MSc degree in Applied Physics and Electrical Engineering in Sep. 2001,  the BSc degree in Business Administration and Economics in Jan. 2001, all from Linköping University. He has held visiting positions with the University of Cambridge (UK), the University of Newcastle (Australia) and Universidad Técnica Federico Santa María (Valparaíso, Chile). In 2018, he was elected to The Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences (IVA) and The Royal Society of Sciences at Uppsala. He received the Tage Erlander prize for natural sciences and technology in 2017 and the Arnberg prize in 2016, both awarded by the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences (KVA). He was awarded the Automatica Best Paper Prize in 2014, and in 2013 he received the best PhD thesis award by The European Association for Signal Processing. He received the best teacher award at the Institute of Technology, Linköping University in 2009. He is a Senior member of the IEEE and a fellow of the ELLIS society.

Bio from: http://user.it.uu.se/~thosc112/biography.html

About Chalmers AI Talks

A seminar series with inspiring talks from internationally acclaimed experts on artificial intelligence.
Come listen to world-renowned leaders in computer science, machine learning and statistics  discuss on a wide range of perspectives on how AI will affect research, business and society.


The seminars are open to all and are free of charge. Registration is required.

This seminar series is an initiative of the Chalmers AI Research Centre (CHAIR).


Category Public lecture
Location: Lecture Hall Palmstedt, university building, Chalmersplatsen 2, Campus Johanneberg
Starts: 25 May, 2020, 13:00
Ends: 25 May, 2020, 13:00

Published: Mon 23 Mar 2020.