PANEL: BIG DATA TRENDS BEYOND EDUCATION
1st JULY 2020 | 10:30 – 11:20
Ph. D. AI & ML DATA SCIENTIST | MICROSOFT & ADJUNT PROFESOR | UAB
Liana Napalkova works as a data scientist at Microsoft and an Adjunct Professor at the Autonomous University of Barcelona. Liana holds the PhD degree in engineering science from the Riga Technical University. Liana started her career as a Visiting Research Assistant Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Arizona, and then she made the move from academic research to industry and applied research, especially focusing on the fields of air transportation and logistics. Her professional interests include the design and development of intelligent decision support systems using cloud computing, big data technologies, machine learning and mathematical optimization.