Dr. Danica Damljanovic has over 12 years experience, both in academia and industry. She is passionate about transitioning cutting edge research methods in Artificial Intelligence (AI), and especially Natural Language Processing, into commercial applications. As an internationally recognized scientist Danica has published numerous publications in high impact journals and conferences. She received her PhD in AI on the topic of Natural Language Interfaces for Querying Ontologies from the University of Sheffield in 2011.

Dr. Lorenz Fischer is a scientist and data engineer with 11 years of professional experience in software engineering. He is a proficient Scala/Java developer with a focus on (BigData) backend engineering. He also has experience in web, Android, and UI development. He received his PhD (summa) in Distributed Stream Processing from the University of Zurich, Switzerland, in 2015.