Guests 2021

 

Maarit Jaakkola, PhD, Associate Professor, is the Co-Director of Nordicom, a Centre for Nordic Media Research at the University of Gothenburg in Sweden. Her research interests focus on digital media literacy, user-generated cultural content, cultural journalism and cultural citizenship. She is the responsible editor of NordMedia Network, as well as the founder and coordinator of Academic Forum of MIL Research in Sweden.

 
 

 

 

Dr. Adoram Erell, expert in recognition, analysis and digital processing of voice. Principal engineer at DSPG Herzliya, Israel, working on speech enhancement algorithms, and former researcher at Afeka Center for Language Processing, Tel-Aviv, working on speech recognition and language identification. Currently co-founder, and CTO at Solfy. Inventor or co-inventor in more than 20 patents http://patents.justia.com/inventor/adoram-erell, and author of many publication http://dblp.uni-trier.de/search?q=Adoram+Erell

 

Dr. Morel Koren, music teacher, Ph.D from George Enescu University, Iasi, Romania, teaching music from elementary to university level. 

Initiator of teaching courses for music teachers on new technologies for music education, lecturer at Bar–Ilan University Music Department, Israel (1998-2004), former co-manager of the University’s computer-music laboratory. He participated in summer courses at CCRMA, Stanford University, received an EDEN post-doctoral scholarship (2013, unfortunately, forced to decline it), and an Erasmus Staff Mobility (2014). Currently, co-founder and director of pedagogy at Solfy, co-developer of a patent in collaboration with  Adoram Erell and Tzipi Koren https://patents.justia.com/search?q=morel-koren