Meghyn Bienvenu


Academic Positions

2021 - ... Senior CNRS researcher (DR) at LaBRI, Université de Bordeaux.
  Member of the RATIO team
2018-2021 Junior CNRS researcher (CR) at LaBRI, Université de Bordeaux.
2015-2018 Junior CNRS researcher (CR) at LIRMM, Université de Montpellier.
  Member of the GraphIK team (Knowledge representation and reasoning)
2010-2015 Junior CNRS researcher (CR) at LRI, Université Paris Sud.
  Member of the LaHDAK team (Large-scale heterogeneous data and knowledge)
2009-2010 Postdoctoral researcher at Universität Bremen.
  Member of the TDKI team (Theory of artificial intelligence)

Education

2019 Habilitation (HDR) in Computer Science
  Received from: Université de Bordeaux, Bordeaux, France
  Title of thesis: Ontology-Mediated Query Answering: Leveraging Knowledge to Get More From Data
  Defense date: December 9th, 2019
2006-2009 PhD in Computer Science
  Received from: Université Paul Sabatier, Toulouse, France
  Title of thesis: Consequence Finding in Modal Logic
  Advisors: Andreas Herzig, Jérôme Lang, Jérôme Mengin
  Defense date: May 7th, 2009
2005-2006 Master of Science in Artificial Intelligence
  Received from: Université Paul Sabatier, Toulouse, France
  Ranked 1st (with ''mention très bien'')
2000-2004 Honour's Bachelor of Science
  Specializations: Mathematics and Artificial Intelligence
  Received from: University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
  Graduated with high distinction

Selected Awards and Honours

CNRS Bronze Medal (Section 6: computer science), 2016
Early Career Spotlight (invited talk at IJCAI), 2016
Thesis Prize in Artificial Intelligence (awarded by AFIA, the French association for AI), 2009

Recent Professional Activities

Editorial board member for Articial Intelligence Journal (AIJ)
Editorial board member for ACM Transactions on Computational Logic (TOCL)
PC co-chair for the 18th International Conference on the Principles of Knowledge Representation & Reasoning (KR 2021)
Area chair for the 28th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI 2021)
PC member for the 28th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (LICS 2021)
Special session co-chair for the 17th International Conference on the Principles of Knowledge Representation & Reasoning (KR 2020)
PC Member of the 7th Highlights of Logic, Games, and Automata (Highlights 2020)
Senior PC Member of the 28th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI 2020)
Tutorial co-chair of the 24th European Conference on Artificial Intelligence (ECAI 2020)
PC Member of the 11th International Symposium on the Foundations of Information and Knowledge Systems (FOIKS 2020)
Senior PC Member of the 34th AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI 2020)
Senior PC Member of the 28th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI 2019)
PC Member of the 3rd International Joint Conference on Rules and Reasoning (RuleML+RR 2019)
Senior PC Member of the 33rd AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI 2019)
PC Member of the 31st International Workshop on Description Logics (DL 2018)
PC Member of the 16th International Conference on Principles of Knowledge Representation and Reasoning (KR 2018)
Tutorial co-chair of the 27th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence and the 23rd European Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI-ECAI 2018)
Senior PC Member of the 27th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence and the 23rd European Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI-ECAI 2018)
PC Member of the 10th International Symposium on the Foundations of Information and Knowledge Systems (FOIKS 2018)
Senior PC Member of the 32nd AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI 2018)
General co-chair of the 30th International Workshop on Description Logics (DL 2017)
PC Member of the 36th International Conference on the Principles of Database Systems (PODS 2017)
PC Member of the 20th International Conference on Database Theory (ICDT 2017)
Doctoral Consortium Co-Chair of the 15th International Conference on Principles of Knowledge Representation and Reasoning (KR 2016)
Senior PC Member of the 25th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI 2016)
PC Member of the 29th International Workshop on Description Logics (DL 2016)
PC Member of the 10th International Conference on Web Reasoning and Rule Systems (RR 2016)
PC Member of the 9th International Symposium on Foundations of Information and Knowledge Systems (FoIKS 2016)

Research Grants

2020-2024 Principal investigator, INTENDED AI Chair (ANR & U Bordeaux)
2019-2022 Participant and task leader, CQFD project (ANR)
2016-2019 Participant, GOASQ project (ANR-DFG)
2013-2017 Principal investigator, PAGODA project (ANR JCJC)
2012 Attractivité starting grant (Universit√© Paris-Sud)