Mieke De Ketelaere
Geertrui Mieke De Ketelaere is a dynamic, ambitious and committed professional with a proven track record. Mieke is Program Director AI at imec, one of the world’s leading R&D hubs in nanoelectronics and digital technologies. At imec she’s responsible for the strategy and roadmap of imec’s AI offering. Imec’s AI approach is unique in the market as it focuses on software (data and algorithms) and hardware (chip process technologies and compute architectures) co-development to create truly advanced AI solutions.
Additionally, Mieke also focuses on establishing an ecosystem that brings together industrial players, non-profit stakeholders and governments. Due to her work as evangelist at global and local conferences, she’s a spokesperson for imec.
Before joining imec, Mieke had leading roles at Microsoft, IBM, SAP and SAS. She holds a Master degree in Engineering with a major in AI and Robotics from the University of Stuttgart and spent some years of AI research at Auckland University.