Dr. Kevin McGuinness is an Assistant Professor in the School of Electronic Engineering at Dublin City University and SFI Funded Investigator in the Insight Centre for Data Analytics. He has a B.Sc (Hons) in Computer Applications (2005) and a Ph.D in Computer Vision (2009) from Dublin City University. Since 2009 he has been a postdoctoral researcher at the CLARITY Centre for Sensor Web Technologies, a Research Fellow at the Insight Centre for Data Analytics, and is currently teaching graduate-level data analysis and machine learning for the School of Electronic Engineering. He has 60+ peer-reviewed publications including 14 journal articles and 2 book chapters (over 1500 citations, h-Index: 17). His research is currently focused on deep semi-supervised and multi-task learning in computer vision.