Detlef Nauck is Chief Research Scientist for Data Science with BT’s Research and Innovation Division located at Adastral Park, Ipswich, UK. He is leading a group of international scientists working on research into Data Science, Machine Learning and AI developing innovative solutions in intelligent analytics and autonomics. Detlef focuses on establishing best practices in Data Science for conducting analytics professionally and responsibly and using new ways of analysing data to achieve better insights. Detlef’s wider research looks into new ways of making machines more intelligent and enabling them to self-learn, self-optimise and self-configure using advanced AI and machine learning methods. The aim is to enable systems, processes and networks to reach a level of self-awareness that allows them to improve automatically and deliver better customer experience.
Detlef is a computer scientist by training and holds a PhD and a Postdoctoral Degree (Habilitation) in Machine Learning and Data Analytics. He is a Visiting Professor at Bournemouth University and a Private Docent at the Otto-von-Guericke University of Magdeburg, Germany. He has published 3 books, over 120 papers, holds 9 patents and has 30 active patent applications.