Biography

Dino Sejdinovic is an Associate Professor at the Department of Statistics, University of Oxford, a Fellow of Mansfield College, Oxford, and a Faculty Fellow of the Alan Turing Institute. He previously held postdoctoral positions at the Gatsby Computational Neuroscience Unit, University College London (2011-2014) and at the Department of Mathematics, University of Bristol (2009-2011) and worked as a data science consultant in the financial services industry. He received a PhD in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from the University of Bristol (2009) and a Diplom in Mathematics and Theoretical Computer Science from the University of Sarajevo (2006). Dino's research interests include large-scale statistical machine learning with an emphasis on nonparametric and kernel methods, as well as applications in communications, signal processing and neuroscience. He has served as an Area Chair for NIPS 2015 and on the SPC of AISTATS 2016 and 2017.