OUR PEOPLE

QLA brings together a multidisciplinary team of scholars to lead the development of our priority research programs. Drawing on expert talent from across the world, QLA works with only the best.

Prof. Marc Deisenroth
Director of the Machine Learning Lab in Imperial's Data Science Institute.
DATES AT QLA
August 16th, 2018 - December 31st, 2018

Dr. Marc Deisenroth is a Lecturer in Statistical Machine Learning in the Department of Computing at Imperial College. Marc is also a co-leader of the Machine Learning Initiative at Imperial, the AI@Imperial Network of Excellence.

AWARDS
- Best Paper at ICRA 2014 and ICCAS 2016
- President's Award for Outstanding Early Career Researcher
- Google Faculty Research Award
- Microsoft PhD Scholarship.
PAST ROLES
Imperial College Research Fellow (09/2013–06/2015)
Senior Research Scientist & Group Leader at TU Darmstadt (12/2011–08/2013)
Research Associate at the University of Washington and Intel Labs Seattle (02/2010–12/2011).
Advisor to PROWLER.io
Director of the Machine Learning Lab in Imperial's Data Science Institute.

Marc is a Lecturer (equivalent to an Assistant Professor in the US) in Statistical Machine Learning in the Department of Computing at Imperial College London. Prior to his appointment, he was an Imperial College Research Fellow (09/2013–06/2015), Senior Research Scientist & Group Leader at TU Darmstadt (12/2011–08/2013), and Research Associate at the University of Washington and Intel Labs Seattle (02/2010–12/2011).
Marc was Program Chair of EWRL 2012, Workshops Chair of RSS 2013. Marc is a co-leader of the Machine Learning Initiative at Imperial, the AI@Imperial Network of Excellence and the Director of the Machine Learning Lab in Imperial’s Data Science Institute since September 2016.

He has been an Advisor to PROWLER.io, a UK-based AI startup. Marc’s research interests center around data-efficient and autonomous machine learning with a focus on probabilistic models.

OUR PEOPLE
Dr. Prince Osei
Lead Scientist & Director, Quantum Leap Africa (QLA)
Thierry Zomahoun
AIMS President & CEO
Prof. Terry Rudolph
Scientific Advisory Council
Prof. Maria Fasli
Scientific Advisory Council