Tarek B.

Computer Science | Quality Management | Artificial Intelligence

German, English, Spanish; Castilian

Head of Strategic AI (VP) at DEKRA DIGITAL. Chair of the German National Standards Working Group on AI . Guest Researcher with the Philosophy & Ethics Group, Dept. of Industrial Engineering & Innovati...see more

  • Education & Edtech
  • Publishing & Printing


  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice


Guest Researcher

Eindhoven University of Technology
1 year
Current position
Apr 2021 - Present
Guest Researcher with the Philosophy & Ethics Group, Dept. of Industrial Engineering & Innovation Sciences, Eindhoven University of Technology (NL).

Head of Strategic AI | Vice President

2 years
Current position
Feb 2021 - Present
Safety is essential for all of us – and a crucial factor in an increasingly digitized world. At DEKRA DIGITAL we innovate safety, byte by byte. We build digital services, lead digital t...see more

Chief Technology Officer

neurocat GmbH
3 months
Nov 2020 - Feb 2021
Chief Technology Officer with acting managerial responsibility for the areas Technology and R&D, Standardisation and Certification, as well as Operations and HR.

Consulting AI Expert

The AI Initiative @ The Future Society
8 months
Aug 2020 - Apr 2021
Consulting AI domain expert on the GIZ-funded FAIR Forward project 'Developing a national AI policy and implementation plan for the Republic of Rwanda'.


Dalang Health
7 months
Aug 2020 - Mar 2021
• Guidance on health-tech business strategy • Guidance on general tech and ML strategy

Chief Science Officer

4 months
Apr 2020 - Aug 2020
Chief Science Officer (CSO) @ Alpha Health • Leadership of a distinctive multidisciplinary R&D team (15+ FTE) combining Research/Data Science, AI/ML, Cognitive Science, and Digital Ment...see more

Editor in Chief @ Cognitive Systems Research

1 year
Jan 2020 - Jun 2021
Elsevier is a world-leading provider of information solutions that enhance the performance of science, health, and technology professionals, empowering them to make better decisions, an...see more

Chief Behavioural Officer

9 months
Jul 2019 - Apr 2020
Chief Behavioural Officer (CBO) @ Alpha Health • Building, development and leadership of a distinctive multidisciplinary team (25+ FTE) bringing together Service Design, UX/UI Design, R...see more

AI Lead/Senior Research Scientist

9 months
Sep 2018 - Jun 2019
AI Lead @ Alpha Health AI Lab • Building, development and leadership of a specialist AI research team (9+ FTE) bringing together Machine Learning, Knowledge Representation and Reasoning...see more


4 months
Apr 2018 - Aug 2018
• Preparing the creation of the Alpha Health AI Lab across all relevant domains (organization and governance structures, staff planning, talent acquisition, etc.)

Chairman NIA Working Committee Artificial Intelligence (NA 043-01-42)

DIN Deutsches Institut für Normung e. V.
5 years
Current position
Mar 2018 - Present
• Organization and topical lead of German national standardization activities in AI/ML at the German Institute for Standardization (DIN). • International representation of the German S...see more


neurocat GmbH
3 years
Dec 2017 - Oct 2020
• R&D and tech strategy and planning. • Representation of Neurocat at national and international events and in interaction with industry partners, clients, and investors. • Support/men...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Education & Edtech
  • Publishing & Printing


  • Computer Science
  • LaTeX
  • Wissenschaft
  • Künstliche Intelligenz
  • Knowledge Representation
  • Game Theory
  • Semantic Technologies
  • Computerwissenschaft
  • Semantic Web
  • Logic
  • Cognitive Science
  • Ontologies
  • Ontology Engineering
  • Semantics
  • Automated Reasoning
  • Analogical Reasoning
  • Philosophy of Artificial Intelligence
  • Computational Creativity
  • Formal Languages