Keynotes

Marius de Groot, PhD

Dr. Marius de Groot is the director of clinical image analysis and analytics at GlaxoSmithKline. In this role, Marius helps identify and plan promising machine learning and algorithm development opportunities with clinical trial imaging data, mainly in oncology. With an academic background in algorithm development and applications in population-based neuroimaging, he also enjoys supporting study teams with neuroimaging requirements. Marius joined GSK in 2015, in a shared postdoc position with the University of Cambridge focusing on multimodal image analysis. This position taught Marius how imaging and image analysis in particular can be used in pharmaceutical research. Since joining as a staff scientist at GSK, he is still engaged in academic imaging research and collaborates with multiple universities internationally. Marius lives together with his wife and their 2-year-old daughter in Rotterdam.