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Free University of Bozen-Bolzano

Researchers with a fixed-term contract | Creativity, Cognition, Logic, Ontology

Oliver Kutz

Short bio

I received a PhD from the University of Liverpool in 2005 (UK CPHC/BCS award), was PI in the FET Open Project COINVENT 'Concept Invention Theory', Program Chair of the 8th Int. Conf. on Formal Ontology in Information Systems (FOIS 2014), and General Chair of JOWO 2017, FOIS 2018, and EKAW 2020. I serve on the Editorial Board of the Journal Applied Ontology and am Associate Editor of CEUR.

I am an elected member of the Executive Council of the International Association for Ontology and its Applications (IAOA) and its Vice-President until 2022. 

I am the chief organiser and scientific chair of the 2020/21 Bolzano Summer of Knowledge, the 13th Int. Conference on Computational Creativity (ICCC 22) and the 23rd Int. Conference on Knowledge Management and Knowledge Enginneering (EKAW 22).


Knowledge Representation

76252A · INF/01 · L-31 Computer Science - 2020 · DE

Main Research Areas

Dr Kutz' research foci lie at the crossroads of computational and philosophical logic, cognitive artificial intelligence, computational creativity, and applied ontology. 

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