Intelligent Systems Laboratory announces new Head of Group!

The Intelligent Systems Laboratory has a new Head of Group: Peter Flach, who takes over from Nello Cristianini (in the photo a moment of the handover ceremony).

Peter Flach is professor of Artificial Intelligence at the University of Bristol. He has published widely on inductive logic programming, multi-relational data mining, and machine learning. He was PC co-chair of ILP'99 and ECML'01, is on the steering committee of the recent ECML/PKDD conferences, and is a regular PC member of all major machine learning and data mining conferences including ICML, ECML/PKDD, ILP, ICDM, SDM, and PAKDD. Prof Flach is the editor-in-chief of Machine Learning, and serves on the editorial boards of Journal of Machine Learning Research, Journal of Artificial Intelligence Research, and Artificial  Intelligence Communications.