The Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence (AAAI) selected Dr. Martin Aleksandrov, for an Outstanding Program Committee Member Award. Martin Aleksandrov is a postdoc from the department of Algorithmic Decision theory at TU Berlin. Only 13 out of 9492 international scientists were recognized for their exceptional care, thoroughness, and thoughtfulness in the reviews and discussions of the papers assigned to them at the 35th AAAI Conference, February 2-9, 2021, Vancouver, Canada.
The interests of Martin Aleksandrov are in economics, computer science, game theory, and operations research. He focuses on developing trustworthy algorithms for real-world problems such as optimizing the distributions of donated products to food banks (e.g. Tafel Deutschland, Foodbank Australia) and, most recently, optimizing the use of shared cars for social good. His contributions received multiple prizes at other top international venues such as IJCAI 2015 and German venues such as KI 2017, KI 2019, and KI 2020.