Prof. Angelo Cangelosi is Professor of Machine Learning and Robotics at the University of Manchester (UK) and fellow at the Alan Turing Institute. Previously he was Professor of Artificial Intelligence and Cognition, and founding director, at the Centre for Robotics and Neural Systems at Plymouth University (UK). He studied psychology and cognitive science at the Universities of Rome La Sapienza and at the University of Genoa, and was visiting scholar at the University of California San Diego and the University of Southampton.
Dr. Massimiliano Patacchiola is a Postdoctoral researcher at the University of Edinburgh. He received his PhD in roboitcs and Machine Learning from the University of Plymouth. He has been an intern at Snapchat and has worked in inudstry for several years.