Juan Acevedo is a Machine Learning Specialist at ABN-AMRO Clearing Bank. His work is mainly focused on unsupervised learning applied to trade data. He holds a PhD degree in Automatic Control, Robotics and Computer Vision from Technical University of Catalonia, obtaining Cum Laude for his research on bio-inspired artificial intelligence publishing in top conferences and journals of the field. He had two research stages, at the ETH in Zurich and at the Humboldt University of Berlin. He also worked as a researcher and lecturer at Ramon LLull University in Barcelona.
His current interests are Machine Learning, Reinforcement Learning, Evolution Strategies and their applications in finance, robotics, and others fields.