Dr. Aureli Soria-Frisch completed his education with a ‘Dr.-Ing.’ degree (equivalent PhD) from the Technical University Berlin in 2005. Between 1996 and 2005 he worked at the Department for Security Technologies of the Fraunhofer IPK (Berlin), where he participated in several funded research and industrial projects as research scientist and project leader. After working for 3 years at the Universitat Pompeu Fabra and part time in Starlab, he joined the company devoted to technology transfer of Data Science in 2008. He is currently the Director of the Neuroscience Business Unit of Starlab.
His research interest is focused on the fields of: data and multi-sensory fusion, computational intelligence for data analysis, and machine learning for brain data. He has authored 20 journal papers, 9 book chapters, and over 60 conference papers. He was Project Manager of the FP7 HIVE project, and holder of 2 MJFF grants for the discovery of Machine Learning based Parkinsons' biomarkers. He is coordinator of the H2020 FET Open project LUMINOUS, which studies human consciousness and different related technologies.