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Maximilian Poretschkin


Dr. Maximilian Poretschkin leads the team “AI assurance and certification” at Fraunhofer IAIS, where he develops testing procedures, methods, and tools for AI systems. He also heads the working group “AI testing and certification” as part of the DIN standardization roadmap and is involved in the development of various standards in the field of trustworthy AI. Dr. Poretschkin studied physics in Bonn and Amsterdam and, after completing his Ph.D. in mathematical physics, was a postdoc at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. Following a stint at the strategy consulting firm Bain & Company, he has been conducting research at Fraunhofer IAIS since 2018.