Jort Florent Gemmeke was born in 1980 in Alkmaar, The Netherlands. He graduated from the University of Amsterdam with Master of Science degree in Physics. After graduation he pursued a PhD at the Radboud University Nijmegen. From 2011 to 2014 he was working as a postdoctoral researcher at the KU Leuven, Belgium in the ESAT-PSI speech group. From 2015 to 2017 he worked at Google on acoustic event detection. Currently, he works at Apple.

 Academic Degree:    MSc: Physics & Computational Science, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 1999-2005.
                                    PhD: MIDAS: Missing Data Solutions, Radboud University Nijmegen, The Netherlands, 2006-2011.

 Thesis Title :             MSc: Detecting chaotic orbits in N-body simulations
a                              PhD: Noise robust ASR: Missing data techniques and beyond