"Passionate about improving the quality of life of people using technology"
Barcelona, Spain (photo by Julien Morot)
Laia Subirats (1985, Barcelona). I am a data science researcher, innovator and lecturer who loves learning. I love working in innovative, interdisciplinary and international environments. I am very passionate about improving the quality of life of people using technology.
I am a data science researcher and innovator at Eurecat - Technology Centre of Catalonia and a part-time lecturer at Open University of Catalonia. I hold a PhD in Computer Science from Autonomous University of Barcelona (2015). I have more than 10 years of experience in R&D projects in disciplines such as artificial intelligence, social networks and ontologies; both in national and international centers. I am co-/author of more than 20 technical and scientific publications and 1 patent in the areas of artificial intelligence and bioinformatics.
To summarize, my fields of expertise are:
- artificial intelligence in medicine
- data science
- knowledge representation
- case-based reasoning