Dr. Matt Benatan is a research scientist in Machine Learning and AI in Sonos's Context Awareness research group. I have significant expertise in developing and applying Machine Learning techniques across a variety of domains, including Audio DSP, Speech Processing, and Computer Vision. I have also worked extensively on the development and application of Bayesian methods, including Bayesian optimisation and scalable Bayesian inference (with a focus on Bayesian neural networks). Collaborator and PhD co-supervisor on a couple of research projects with the University of Manchester.
Graduate of the University of Leeds with a PhD in Audio-Visual Speech Processing (Computer Science), Master's degree in Computer Science and Electronics (MSc by Research) and a BSc (Hons) degree in Music, Multimedia and Electronics.