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Daniel Cremers is Director of the Munich Center for Machine Learning and holds the Chair of Computer Vision and Artificial Intelligence at TU Munich.  After studying physics and mathematics, he received his doctorate in computer science in 2002. He has conducted research in Heidelberg, Mannheim, Rennes, Los Angeles, Princeton, Bonn, Cambridge, and Oxford. He has co-authored over 500 publications and is listed among the top 10 most influential roboticists of the last decade. He received numerous awards including the Gottfried-Wilhelm Leibniz Prize, the biggest award in German academia.  He has served as co-founder, advisor and business angel to several startups.