Research Scientist MIT AgeLab & Associate Director New England University Transportation Center
Bryan Reimer, Ph.D., is a Research Scientist in the MIT AgeLab and the Associate Director of The New England University Transportation Center. His work aims to find solutions to challenges associated with driver attention management, distraction, automation and the use of advanced driver assistance systems to maximize mobility and safety. He collaborates with industries worldwide and founded and leads the Advanced Human Factors Evaluator for Attentional Demand (AHEAD) consortium, aimed at developing the next generation of driver attention measurement tools and the Advanced Vehicle Technology (AVT) consortium, focused on developing an understanding of driver use of emerging vehicle technologies including automated driving systems.
Dr. Reimer has been honored with an inaugural 2018 Autos2050 Impact Award for his innovative contributions to the automotive industry. He is an author on over 200 technical contributions and a graduate of the University of Rhode Island with a Ph.D. in Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering.
Research Scientist at Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Lex Fridman is a research scientist at MIT, working on computer vision and deep learning approaches in the context of semi-autonomous vehicles and more generally human-centered artificial intelligence systems. His work focuses on learning-based methods that leverage large-scale, real-world data, with the goal of building intelligent systems that have real-world impact.
Lex received his BS, MS, and Ph.D. from Drexel University where he worked on applications of machine learning, computer vision, and decision fusion techniques in a number of fields including robotics, active authentication, and activity recognition. Before joining MIT, Lex was at Google working on deep learning approaches to large-scale behavior-based authentication. Lex is a recipient of a CHI-17 best paper award and a CHI-18 best paper honorable mention award.
Dr. Philip D. Anderson
Dr. Philip D. Anderson, MD, is an Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine at the Harvard Medical School and the Director of International Collaborations for the Department of Emergency Medicine at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH) in Boston. He has advised governmental organizations, academic and private healthcare institutions on the development and optimization of acute and unscheduled care delivery systems in over a dozen countries and has also served as an advisor to the World Health Organization.
Dr. Anderson has published over 30 original articles, reviews, chapters and books on Emergency Medicine topics and is a frequent lecturer at international emergency medicine scientific conferences on topics related to ED operations and management.
He is a also Co-Founder and Program Director of the International Emergency Department Leadership Institute (IEDLI), based at the BWH. IEDLI has provided ED leadership and management training to hundreds of emergency department leaders from over 50 countries.
Dr. Anderson received a 2018 Excellence in Innovation Award from Partners Healthcare, for work leading the development of value-based population health analytic tools and methods together with a government run healthcare system in Sweden.
Chief strategy officer at Halland Hospital group, Region Halland
Markus Lingman is a trained internal medicine specialist, cardiologist and researcher working as chief strategy officer at Halland Hospital group, Region Halland, Sweden. He holds a PhD in cardiology from the Sahlgrenska Academy in Gothenburg and his current academic focus is on data driven care with applied AI aiming at precision clinical care and management. Markus has a background in healthcare management and part of his current role is to articulate future directions for the care system
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Program Director, Drive Sweden
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Project Manager, Lifescience and healthcare, AI Innovation of Sweden