Thomas Roth-Berghofer (UK)
Professor of Artificial Intelligence & Head of Research Cluster Digital Communities at University of West London
Thomas Roth-Berghofer’s research focuses on aspects of smarter communication with personalised computing systems. He specialises in artificial intelligence and experience reuse with the help of case-based reasoning and explanation-aware computing. He is currently Professor of Artificial Intelligence and Head of Research Cluster Digital Communities at the University of West London
Thomas obtained his PhD from the University of Kaiserslautern, Germany, while working at a university spin-out as software developer, technical consultant, and department head of quality management and customer support. With industry experience under his belt he further pursued his career in academia, first as researcher at the University of Heidelberg and the German Research Centre for Artificial Intelligence DFKI GmbH and then as visiting professor at the University of Hildesheim before he joined the University of West London in 2011.
Thomas has more than 100 refereed publications. He organised many workshops and conferences on such topics as case-based reasoning, context, explanation, and knowledge management. You can learn more about him at http://about.me/thomasrothberghofer or follow him on Twitter @throthberghofer.