Dr Maria Valdes Hernandez is the Row Fogo Lecturer in Medical Image Analysis at the University of Edinburgh. She has a background in Electronic Engineering and software development for industrial, mobile and clinical research applications. She is also a Fellow of the High Education Academy and Leader of the Image Analysis and Image Processing Techniques courses offered by the MSc online Programmes of the Edinburgh Imaging Academy.
Dr Julia Hoerner is the EMEA Deep Learning Academic Liaison Manager at MathWorks in Cambridge. She has a background in engineering, renewable energy and energy consumption. She worked on energy forecasting using deep learning at the University of Reading and University of Strathclyde.
Dr Martina Sciola is a Technical Specialist Engineer at MathWorks, supporting teaching and research with MATLAB and Simulink at Universities in UK and Ireland. She is a Biomedical Engineer and graduated at the University of Sheffield with a PhD on personalised cardiovascular modelling. She also had the opportunity to work as research associate for diagnosis of Pulmonary Hypertension and as research coordinator for an EU project to establish a new centre of excellence of medicine.