MORTEN IRGENS (NORWAY)
PRINCIPAL AT CLAIRE
Dr. Morten Irgens is Vice Rector (Vice President) of Oslo Metropolitan University (OsloMet). He holds a PhD in Computer Science from Simon Fraser University. Irgens' is driven by the academic mission and the role of academia in addressing the grand societal challenges of our time. He finds particular interest in computer science, artificial intelligence and environmental sustainability. His academic area is computer science, particularly Artificial Intelligence (AI), including Modern Heuristics, Constraint Reasoning and Optimisation.
CLAIRE: CONFEDERATION OF LABORATORIES FOR ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE RESEARCH IN EUROPE has attracted major media coverage in many European countries and garnered broad support by more than 1000 AI experts (PhD-level expertise in AI or equivalent), more than one hundred fellows of various scientific AI associations, many editors of scientific AI journals, national AI societies, top AI institutes and key stakeholders in industry and other organisations.