Prof. Vincent P. Wade BSc (hons), MSc, MA., PhD, FTCD, Director, TCD
Vincent is Professor of Intelligent Systems in the School of Computer Science and Statistics, in Trinity College Dublin (TCD) University. He is Director of CNGL, a world leading multi-institutional research centre focusing on multilingual, multi modal globalisation of digital content. Vincent holds a BSc (Hons) in Computer Science, an MSc (by research) and PhD from Trinity College Dublin. In 2002 Vincent was awarded Fellowship of Trinity College (FTCD) for his contribution to research in the areas of knowledge management, web based personalisation and adaptive content technologies. Vincent was a visiting scientist at IBM (2006-9) and holds multiple patents in the area of personalisation and adaptive digital content. He has authored almost three hundred scientific papers in peer reviewed research journals and international conferences and he has received seven ‘best paper’ awards for IEEE, ACM, and IFIP conferences. He has a H index of 23 (Google scholar). In 2010 he received the European Award of Language Technology. In 2010 he founded the Learnovate Centre which is an industry-academic led centre focusing on developing innovations across learning in schools, corporate learning and further education.