Dr. Christian Stab is a senior researcher and project coordinator at the UKP-Lab of the Technical University Darmstadt. Before joining UKP, he worked four years as a full-time researcher at the Fraunhofer Institute for Computer Graphics Research. He has earned his Ph.D. in Computer Science in February 2017 from TU Darmstadt. He (co)-authored more than thirty research papers published at top-ranked international conferences and his research in argument mining has to a large extent shaped this young research field. His research has been awarded with the international and highly competitive “IBM Ph.D. Fellowship Award" in 2016. Currently, he is a project coordinator of the ArgumenText project, which aims at validating argument mining technologies and transferring them into industrial applications.