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Academy of Technology LogoChief Data Scientist, IBM Watson IoT, Member of IBM Technical Expert Council / Academy of Technology



Romeo Kienzler is the Chief Data Scientist of IBM Watson IoT and as IBM Certified Senior Architect he helps clients worldwide to solve their data analysis challenges.

He holds an M. Sc. (ETH) in Computer Science with specialization in Information Systems, Bioinformatics and Applied Statistics from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology.

He works as an Associate Professor for artificial intelligence at a Swiss University and his current research focus is on cloud-scale machine learning and deep learning using open source technologies including R, ApacheSpark, ApacheSystemML, ApacheFlink, DeepLearning4J and TensorFlow.

He also contributes to various open source projects. He regularly speaks at international conferences including significant publications in the area of data mining, machine learning and Blockchain technologies.

Recently his latest book on Mastering Apache Spark V2.X has been published:

Romeo Kienzler is a member of the IBM Technical Expert Council and the IBM Academy of Technology - IBM’s leading brain trusts. #ibmaot