Dr. Isabella von Sivers holds a Bachelor of Science degree in scientific computing and a Master of Science degree in mathematics thereby focusing on numerical analysis and modelling. She furthermore obtained a Doctor of Science in computer science from the Technical University in Munich. Her doctoral thesis concerned the simulation of pedestrian flows, in particular the incorporation of individual and social behaviour in efficient computer models.
During and after her studies, Dr. Isabella von Sivers worked in IT and research departments of large international firms and as a research associate at the University of Applied Sciences in Munich. She gathered experience in the field of computer simulations, network and database technology, image processing, quantification of uncertainties and high-performance computing.
Her technical focus in the field of intellectual property law is on information and communications engineering as well as on software-based inventions.