Roman Kern is the division manager of the Knowledge Discovery area at the Know-Center and senior researcher at the Graz University of Technology, where he works on information retrieval, natural language processing and machine learning. He participates in a number of EU research projects, where he serves as coordinator and work package leader. He also gives lectures at the Technical University of Graz for Software Architecture, Knowledge Discovery and Data Science. He also serves as supervisor for Bachelor, Master and PhD students. He published over 40 peer-reviewed publications and achieved top rank results in international scientific challenges like CLEF, ACL SemEval.
By Roman Kern on 3rd November 2014
The Know-Center is Austria’s leading research centre for data-driven business and big data analytics, with the purpose to bridge the gap between industry and academia. Therefore, the state-of-the-art in science is applied to problem setting within the industry to stir innovation, and to actively research in areas not being covered currently by the research community.