Maria Gini is a Distinguished Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at the University of Minnesota. Her research focuses on Artificial Intelligence and robotics. She has published numerous journal and conference papers in top-tier forums. She is Editor in Chief of Robotics and Autonomous Systems, and is on the editorial board of several journals. She is a IEEE Fellow, an ACM Fellow, and AAAI Fellow. She is the winner of the Nico Habermann Award for impact on advancing underrepresented members of the computing research community, and the AAAI Distinguished Service Award among others.
Broadening Participation in Computing