Stefan Winkler is Deputy Director and Senior Scientist at AI Singapore, a national programme in artificial intelligence. Prior to that, he was Program Director and Distinguished Scientist at the Advanced Digital Sciences Center (ADSC), co-founded two startups, worked for a Silicon Valley company, and held faculty positions in Singapore and Switzerland.
Dr. Winkler has a Ph.D. degree from the Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland, and a Dipl.-Ing. (M.Eng./B.Eng.) degree from the University of Technology Vienna, Austria. He is a Fellow of IEEE.
Creating the Future with Artificial Intelligence
AI Singapore is a national programme in artificial intelligence (AI) set up to enhance Singapore’s AI capabilities to power our future digital economy. AI Singapore will bring together Singapore-based research institutions, start-ups and companies in order to grow the knowledge, tools, and talent crucial Singapore’s AI efforts. NRF is investing up to $150 million over five years in AI Singapore. In the talk, I will share more about our key programmes and initiatives, including Fundamental Research, Grand Challenges, 100 Experiments, and AI Apprenticeship.