Victor  Pankratius
pankrat at mit . edu                                                                                                                                              

Victor Pankratius currently serves as a Director and Head of Global Software Engineering at Bosch Sensortec. He is an experienced team leader with MIT and NASA research background in Artificial Intelligence, software engineering, and parallel computing. His global Bosch team breaks new ground in sensor applications and EdgeAI in automotive, mobile devices, wearables, AR/VR, drones, IoT, gaming, imaging, industrial, and environmental applications.

Victor holds a Habilitation degree (~2nd PhD) in Computer Science from the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (2012) and a Dr.rer.pol. (1st PhD) degree with distinction from the University of Karlsruhe (2007). From the University of Münster, Germany, he received a Diplom degree (M.S.) in Business Computer Science best of class (2003) and a Bachelor of Science in Information Systems (BScIS, 2002).