Biography: "My goal is to engineer cognitive machines in order to free us from mundane tasks and enhance our lifes. As a M.Sc. Student at Technical University Munich, my research focuses on deep learning and interactive machine intelligence. During my studies, I worked at CERN, EMBL-EBI and Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard. Since 2015, I am organizing Germany's largest deep learning meetup and am the chair of the ACM student group in Munich."