Dr. Davor Svetinovic is an Associate Professor of Computer Science at Masdar Institute, Khalifa University of Science and Technology, UAE, and a Research Affiliate at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), USA. He received his Ph.D. degree in Computer Science from the University of Waterloo, Canada. Previously, he worked as a visiting professor at MIT; and as a postdoctoral researcher at Lero, the Irish Software Engineering Center, Ireland, and Vienna University of Technology, Austria.
He leads the Strategic Artificial Intelligence Group (SAIG), and he has extensive experience working on complex multi-disciplinary research projects. He has published over 80 papers in leading journals and conferences. His current research interests include cybersecurity, blockchain engineering, software engineering, machine learning, and artificial intelligence. He is also a Senior Member of IEEE and ACM.