Scientific Director, DFKI and GIANCE
Hans Uszkoreit is Scientific Director at the German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI) in Berlin, where he is currently coordinating China activities and preparing new R&D projects. He is also founder of GIANCE, an AI start-up in Berlin and Beijing. Hans has worked in AI for more than 30 years as professor, research leader and entrepreneur. He is Member of the European Academy of Sciences, Honorary Professor of Technical University Berlin and Past President of the Association of Logic, Language and Information. He has coordinated many national and international confederated projects and an international masters program in language and communication technologies. He has co-founded several AI companies and served as advisor for small and large corporations. His main research interests in AI are methods and applications of language and knowledge technologies and AI applications for enterprises. He authored or co-authored more than 250 international publications.