Irina Vidal Migallón
Computer Vision & Deep Learning Engineer at Siemens

Topic: When and how to migrate to a Deep Learning solution from a traditional ML approach.
Irina has a MEng in Electrical Engineering and a MSc in Biomedical Engineering and very soon took a liking to visual problems in Machine Learning and AI: whether it be object detection, segmentation or video retrieval. This has led her to work as a Computer Vision engineer in different industries: from optical biopsy systems at France's INRIA to surgical planning tools and Augmented Reality applications in the Berlin start-up scene. Every project has shared a common thread: a real-time visual experience for the user while working around hardware limitations. That – and recurring questions on the limits of AI and waking up Skynet. Irina is bent on using breakthroughs in research to power stable products that people can benefit from..