Committee

Professor Pietro Cicuta acts as Senior Treasurer, while the committee consists of the following members:

President – Michele Piero Blago 

michele.piero.blago at cern.ch

Churchill, PhD, High Energy Physics

 

Michele is a third year PhD student in the high energy physics group. Having previously carried out research at FermiLab, Oxford and UCL, his current work involves developing deep neural networks to identify particles in the LHCb RICH detector at CERN.

 

Chairman – David Liu

dl543 at cam.ac.uk

Wolfson, PhD, Computational Neuroscience

 

David is a first year PhD student in the Computational Neuroscience group within the Department of Engineering, with a current focus on sparse Gaussian Processes.

 

 AI Ethics and Outreach Officer – Nuzli Karam

nbhk2 at cam.ac.uk

Lucy Cavendish, MRes, Sensor Technology

 

Nuzli has a background in Aerospace Engineering and has worked as a consultant in the tech industry for over two years. She is currently in her first year of a 1+3 program in Sensor Technologies. Her interests are in machine learning, biosensing and bioelectronics.

 

Sponsorship & Communications Officer – Scott Jeen

srj38 at cam.ac.uk

Jesus, PhD, Reinforcement Learning

 

Scott is a first year PhD student in RL, and its application to energy efficiency problems. More generally, he’s interested in the role machine intelligence can play in mitigating climate change.

 

Events Officer – Srivani Chatti

ksc44 at cam.ac.uk

Christ’s, MBA

 

Srivani has 8 years of experience in digital enterprise consulting & product management, and is now pursuing an MBA at the Judge Business School. She has varied experience in working with cross functional teams across US, UK & Asian markets. Her previous stint includes launching an Alexa-like AI assistant as a part of workplace transformation for 75K+ employees of a Big 4 firm. She is passionate about AI and #techforgood initiatives.

 

Events Officer – Soham Mandal

sm2373 at cam.ac.uk

Christ’s, PhD, Computer Vision

 

Soham is a third year PhD student at Christ’s College. He works on computer vision with a focus on geometrical modelling. When not in the lab, he can be found either exploring outdoors or thinking about innovative ways to procrastinate.

 

Workshops Officer – Frank Budrowski

fb534 at cam.ac.uk

Wolfson, MPhil, Computer Science

 

Frank is studying for an MPhil in Advanced Computer Science. His interests focus on graph neural networks and applied reinforcement learning, and he has also co-organised a major machine learning conference in Eastern Europe. In his free time, he participates in long-distance runs and plays the piano.

 

Alumni Officer – Marek Szeles

ms2710 at cam.ac.uk

St. Edmund’s, MPhil, Technology Policy

 

Marek holds a M.Eng. in Software Engineering from Czech Technical University. He focuses his research on autonomous driving, recently by leading a team of students to build the first Czech driverless racing vehicle.