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Joanna Isabelle Olszewska BSc(Hons) MSc(EPFL) PhD(UCL) CEng CSci FBCS FHEA is a British Computer Scientist. She is an Assistant Professor (Lecturer) with UWS, UK, and leads research in Algorithms and Softwares for Intelligent Vision Systems.

She is a member of the IEEE Global Initiative for Ethical Considerations in Artificial Intelligence and Autonomous Systems. She has been invited to be Panel Speaker at the University of Edinburgh Union Debate on 'The Future of AI'. She has given talks, e.g. at the University of Cambridge, at conferences such as ICRA, and at events such as EPSRC/BMVA Technical Days and DDD Scotland, as well as interviews, e.g. for the BBC Lunch Time 'Women in Engineering' Program. She has been TPC member of over 70 international conferences such as IJCAI and chaired over 60 conference/workshop sessions, e.g. at IROS.

She holds several awards, including the Silver Medal for her taught lectures on the Moodle e-learning platform, and she has authored more than 60 peer-reviewed publications. Some of her recent papers can be found below.

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Research Output 2016 2018

Collaboratively working towards ontology-based standards for robotics and automation

Bermejo, J., Chibani, A., Gonçalves, P., Li, H., Jordan, S. R., Olivares, A., Olszewska, J. I., Prestes, E., Fiorini, S. R. & Sanz, R., 2018, 2018 IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS): Madrid, Spain, October 1-5, 2018. Maciejewski, A. A. (ed.). IEEE, p. 79-79 1 p. (IEEE Conference Proceedings).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Unmanned vehicles
Data privacy

Cylindric clock model to represent spatio-temporal trajectories

Olszewska, J. I., 2018, Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Agents and Artificial Intelligence. Madeira: ICAART, Vol. 2. p. 559-564 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Knowledge representation

Discover intelligent vision softwares

Olszewska, J. I., 10 Feb 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePresentation

Open Access
Autonomous agents
Application programs

ODYSSEY: software development life cycle ontology

Olszewska, J. I. & Allison, I. K., 2018, Proceedings of the 10th International Joint Conference on Knowledge Discovery, Knowledge Engineering and Knowledge Management (IC3K 2018): September 18-20, 2018, in Seville, Spain. Aveiro, D., Dietz, J. & Filipe, J. (eds.). SciTePress, Vol. 2. p. 303-311 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Life cycle
Software engineering
Autonomous agents
Intelligent agents

Ontologies for intelligent vision systems

Olszewska, J. I., 18 Sep 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePresentation

Open Access
Computer vision
Artificial intelligence


Elsevier ESWA Outstanding Reviewer Award 2017

Joanna Olszewska (Recipient), 2017

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Activities 2017 2017

  • 1 Membership of committee

The Scottish Informatics & Computer Science Alliance (SICSA) (External organisation)

Joanna Olszewska (Member)
2017 → …

Activity: MembershipMembership of committee