Munich, Germany

Contact Information

Email: sonja.zillner@siemens.com

Research Interests

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Computer Science
  • Corporate Technology
  • Data-Driven Business
  • Innovation
  • Mathematics
  • Psychology
  • Semantic

Prof. Dr. Sonja Zillner

Connecting Academia and Industry


My name is Sonja, and I built this page to share my ongoing activities in a virtual space and connect with people who are interested in similar topics. So if you are interested in one of the subjects I’m working on, drop me a line so we can connect.


My journey so far

  1. 2017-Today

    Member of Scientific Advisory Board

    Technical TIB Leibniz Information Center for Science & Technology
  2. 2019-Today

    Chief-Editor of the Strategic Research, Innovation and Deployment Agenda (SRIDA)

    European Public-Private Partnership in Artificial Intelligence
  3. 2017-2018

    Visiting Professorship

    Technische Universität Berlin Fakultät VII
  4. 2016-2018

    AI Expert

    Siemens Technology Innovation Council (STIC)
  5. 2014-Today

    Editor-in-Chief of the Strategic Research and Innovation Agenda

    European Public-Private Partnership “Big Data Value Association”
  6. 2012-Today

    Key Senior Expert for Semantics and AI Technologies

    Siemens Corporate Technology
  7. 2012-2018

    Junior Professorship

    Steinbeis University Berlin
  8. 2008-2011

    Cooperation partner

    Osb-i Consultancy
  9. 2005-2012

    Project Manager in the domain of Knowledge Management, Corporate Technology

    Siemens AG
  10. 2002 - 2005

    PhD studies in Computer Science

    Technical University of Vienna
  11. 1999-2005

    Research associate at the Department for Computer Science and Business Informatics

    University of Vienna
  12. 1993-1999

    Research Assistant at the Department of Computer Science and Society

    University of Freiburg
  13. 1991 - 1999

    Diploma Mathematics and Psychology

    University of Freiburg
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