Vincent Bakker received his M.Sc. degree in Computer Science from the University of Twente in 2007, with a minor certificate in Entrepreneurship. In 2012 he received his Ph.D. degree on his thesis ‘Triana: a control strategy for Smart Grids’. Currently he is continuing his research at the Computer Architectures for Embedded Systems group of the University of Twente. His research interests are machine learning, optimization modeling and large scale distributed (intelligent) systems.