I will be joining the University of Hamburg as an assistant professor (W1TTW2) with tenure track! I am super excited and looking forward to investigating semantic systems, Knowledge Graphs, Information Extraction and Question Answering. There are also up to 4 Ph.D. positions available. Get in touch!
Since October I am officially the Team Leader Conversational AI at our Fraunhofer branch in Dresden. I focus on growing research excellence and the team as well as on transferring our knowledge to industry and society.
We are organizing the KI-Innovationsprojekt SPEAKER - Sprachassistenzplatform Made in Germany. There, I lead the technological and scientific development of semantic natural language understanding and dialogue modules. If you are interested in joining the platform, send me a message.
We got the 2nd place at BMW Technologietag project pitch slam, Dingolfing, 2019 “Qualitätsmanagement bei der additiven Fertigung von automobilen Serienbauteilen mittels In-Line-Prozessüberwachung sowie Datenanalyse mit Statistik und neuronalen Netzen” with Martin Jaretzki from Fraunhofer IWU as main idea driver.
Since April 1st, 2019 I am the Lead Research Engineer for Conversational AI at Fraunhofer IAIS at its new location in Dresden, Germany!
I will start a new position in April 2019, stay tuned :)
[AGDISTIS](http://aksw.org/Projects/AGDISTIS.html “”), our Named Entity Disambiguation Tool won the Best Research Paper Award at the ISWC 2014.
We initiated the annual meetup for Question Answering (QA) systems. Contact me for further information! [Read more about our first meeting!](http://blog.aksw.org/2014/highlights-of-the-1st-meetup-on-question-answering-systems-leipzig-november-21st/ “”)