GD2018 Mentors

Lars Martens

Lars Martens – Data Scientist @ A1 Austria Telekom AG

Lars is currently working at A1 Austria Telekom AG as a data scientist and also manages educational programs, community events and partnerships of the Data Science Society (AT) which he co-founded. While completing his studies for a Bachelor’s degree in business administration he worked on various projects based on predictive modeling as well as on applications of NLP as part of a research cooperation between the Vienna University of Economics and Business and the conversational AI start-up Ondewo. In a similar vein, he collaborated on creating an NLP-based application, which was exhibited at the IBM Watson Summit 2017.

At the moment, Lars’ main areas of interest are process-mining, reinforcement learning and translating real-world problems into analytics tasks.