Marius Lindauer is a junior research group lead at the University of Freiburg (Germany). His goal is to make the technology behind state-of-the-art research on artificial intelligence available to everyone. To this end, he automates the development process of new artificial intelligence systems.

He received his M.Sc. and Ph.D. in computer science at the University of Potsdam (Germany), where he worked in the Potassco group. In 2014, he moved to Freiburg as a postdoctoral research fellow in the AutoML.org group. In 2013, he was one of the co-founders of the international research network COSEAL and is nowadays a member of its advisory board. Besides winning several other international competitions, he was recently a member of the team, that won the first editions of the international competition on automated machine learning.