Group Leader Prof. Dr. Enkelejda Kasneci

Enkelejda Kasneci is a Professor of Computer Science at the University of Tübingen, Germany, where she leads since December 2019 the Human-Computer Interaction Lab. As a BOSCH scholar, she received her M.Sc. degree in Computer Science from the University of Stuttgart in 2007. In 2013, she received her PhD in Computer Science from the University of Tübingen. For her PhD research, she was awarded the research prize of the Federation Südwestmetall in 2014. From 2013 to 2015, she was a postdoctoral researcher and a Margarete-von-Wrangell Fellow at the University of Tübingen. She established her research and teaching activities at the University of Tübingen from 2015 to 2019 as an assistant professor and head of the Perception Engineering Lab. Her research evolves around the application of machine learning for intelligent and perceptual human-computer interaction. She serves as academic editor for PlosOne and as a TPC member and reviewer for several major conferences and journals in the areas of intelligent and multimodal human-computer interaction, computer vision, and cognitive computing.

Publications on Google Scholar

Selected Invited taks (since 2015)

  • 2021: Invited talk at the IEEE VR 2021 Workshop “Towards a roadmap for privacy and security research for mixed reality applications”
  • 2021: Invited talk at CHI 2021 Workshop on Eye Movements as an Interface to Cognitive State
  • 2021: Invited Keynote at Adobe Research, Cambridge, MA, USA
  • 2020: GPRC/VMV 2020: Enhancing user models through visual scanpath analysis
  • 2020: ECCV 2020 OpenEyes: Eye Gaze in AR, VR and in the wild
  • 2020: Closing Keynote at Augmented Human, AH 2020
  • 2019: Machine Learning in Education, FernUni Hagen
  • 2019: Keynote at the ACM Symposium on Eye Tracking Research and Applications, ETRA 2019
  • 2019: Opening Keynote European Conference on Eye Movements, ECEM 2019
  • 2018: Keynote on Cognitive Interfaces, Ada-Lovelace-Festival, Berlin
  • 2018: Global Female Leaders Summit, Berlin
  • 2017: Hub.Berlin
  • 2017: Ada-Lovelace-Festival, Berlin
  • 2017: Eye-Tracking während des Fahrens, OCG Jahresopening 2017, Vienna
  • 2016: It’s in your eyes – How eye tracking will shape our future, Ada-Lovelace-Festival, Berlin
  • 2016: Maschinelles Lernen und Eye-Tracking-Technologie zur Erforschung der Mechanismen der visuellen Wahrnehmung, INFORMATIK2016, Klagenfurt

Scholarships, Awards and Administrative Functions