Piotr Skowron is an Assistant Professor at the University of Warsaw. He is known for his research in artificial intelligence (AI) and theoretical computer science, especially for his work on social choice, and committee elections.
Biography[edit | edit source]
Piotr Skowron received his Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of Warsaw in 2015. His doctoral dissertation won the runner-up for IFAAMAS Victor Lesser Distinguished Dissertation Award for the best dissertation in the area of autonomous agents and multi-agent systems. Subsequently, he was a postdoctoral researcher at the University of Oxford (2016), and at the Technical University of Berlin (2017), where he was supported by the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation. In 2018, he joined the Faculty of Mathematics, Informatics and Mechanics at University of Warsaw as a faculty member.
Research and Awards[edit | edit source]
In 2022, Piotr Skowron won the IJCAI Computers and Thought Award, given yearly since 1971 to an outstanding AI researcher under the age of 35, for "his contributions to computational social choice, and to the theory of committee elections".
References[edit | edit source]
- "Home". Piotr Skowron. Retrieved 2022-02-23.
- Victor Lesser Distinguished Dissertation Award recipients, retrieved on February 23, 2022.
- IJCAI 2020 Award Winners, retrieved on February 23, 2022.