VTT Data-driven Systems and Services
Caj Södergård is a research professor in Digital Services at VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd. He has developed big data methods and applications for more than 30 years, starting from image processing mainly for the media industry and more recently for applications within nutrition, environment, learning and forestry. He has over 250 publications and 5 patents. After working in an industry, he has served in a variety of positions at VTT including team leader and area leader. Currently, he is on the board for the European Big Data Value Association. He was a member of the EU High-Level Expert Group on European Open Science Cloud. He leads the Focus Area Big Data in Industrial Applications and is on the management board of the data-driven services area at VTT. Caj is Chair for EBDVF 2019.