Research+Industry Spotlight – Kamil Bujnarowski, Philippe Debie, Nik Vaessen, Jade Cock

This Research+Industry Spotlight installment has 4 guests! They are all DKE alumni and PhD candidates in various universities. If you were ever thinking about doing a PhD, this is a perfect chance to ask questions about this decision! Join to discuss Master programmes, doing a PhD, PhD applications, various fields of research, companies, studying in Stockholm.

Both Kamil and Philippe have completed a bachelor’s and a master’s here in DKE. Kamil studied Artificial Intelligence and Philippe opted for Data Science for Decision Making. Kamil has advanced to pursue a PhD here in Maastricht University at the Swarmlab, he’s working on control and machine learning for cognitive robotics on insect farms. Philippe went on to do a PhD is at Wageningen University, and he’s working on fraud detection in financial markets.

Nik Vaessen and Jade Cock finished their bachelor degrees at DKE and then went on to do their Master’s in KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm, Sweden. Nik did his master’s in Computer Science and proceeded to do a PhD in Data Science at Radboud University in Nijmegen, The Netherlands. His PhD topic is “multi-task learning in diverse speech tasks” and it involves researching deep neural architectures which can be used for more than one speech task. Jade did her master’s in Machine Learning and is currently a Computer Science PhD candidate at EPFL in Lausanne, Switzerland.

Audio recording of the meeting:

Rough timestamps:
00:00 Introduction
14:55 Q&A