Mailing address: Complex Systems Computation Group
Helsinki Institute for Information Technology
P.O.Box 68 (Department of Computer Science)
FIN-00014 University of Helsinki, Finland
Petri Myllymäki is a full professor at the Department of Computer
Science of University of Helsinki, Finland, and one of the four Programme
Directors of Helsinki Institute for Information Technology (HIIT), a joint research institute of
University of Helsinki and Aalto University. He is also the
Director of the Helsinki Doctoral Education Network in ICT (HICT), the Director of
the Helsinki Doctoral Programme in Computer Science (DoCS), the Academic Coordinator of the
Data to Intelligence (D2I) national
research programme on Big Data and innovative data intensive services,
and one of the PIs of the Finnish Center of Excellence in Computational
Inference (COIN). Prof.
Myllymäki is one of the co-founders and the current leader of the
Complex Systems Computation (CoSCo) research group, and he has over 25
years of experience in research in the area of intelligent systems. His
current research interests are focused on machine learning and data analytics, in particular with Bayesian networks and
other probabilistic models. He has been an editorial board member,
program chair, committee member and reviewer for numerous international
scientific journals, conferences and organizations, and he has published
over 120 scientific articles in his research area. He is a co-founder of
Ekahau Inc., Cloud'N'Sci Inc. and BayesIT Inc., and has also been
responsible for several applied research projects with other companies
including Nokia, Elisa, M-Brain, Kesko, Kone, StoraEnso, Space Systems
Finland/European Space Agency, ABB and AlmaMedia, and the industrial
co-operation has lead to a number of fielded applications and patents.
Experiences on Innovation Trails (Kokemuksia innovaatiopoluista). Invited talk at a Brainstorming Seminar on Innovations, Paris, France, 21.-24.1.2009
Personalized Ubiservices in Public Spaces. Invited talk at Tronshow 2009, Tokio, Japan, 11.12.2008
Tieteellinen huippututkimus ohjelmistoalan innovaatioiden synnyttäjänä.
Kutsuesitelmä Sytyke ry:n laivaseminaaarissa "Mielikuvittele - ideoista innovaatioiksi", Helsinki/Tukholma, 10.-12.09.2008.
Recent advances in computing the NML for discrete Bayesian networks.
Invited talk at the 2008 Workshop on Information Theoretic Methods in Science and Engineering, Tampere, Finland.
August 18-20, 2008.
Fast computation of NML for Bayesian networks. Invited talk at the ICML/UAI/COLT workshop on Recent Breakthroughs in Minimum Description Length Learning. Helsinki, Finland, July 9, 2008.
The Future of Search. Invited talk at the 2007 Information Days Congress and Exhibition, organized by the Society for Finnish Information Specialists, October 18, 2007, Helsinki, Finland.
Intelligent Information Access. Invited talk at the seminar on the technologies of the future, organized by the Finnish Defence Forces on May 3, 2006.