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IBM Master Inventor; Visual Analytics and Data Science
Haifa Research Lab, Haifa, Israel


Professional Associations

Professional Associations:  Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS)  |  IEEE InfoVis/VAST/Vis


I joined IBM in 1998 as a Research Staff Member. In recent years, I've been invovled in research and development activities related to location-aware systems, spatiotemporal data mining, data science, statistical modeling, goespatial analytics and mapping, smarter cities, open data, and smarter government solutions.

Several of the project I worked on throughout the years:

  • Asset Locator - a search engine for developers
  • Compass VB - code analysis for application migration
  • Governor - process specification and enactment in software lifecycle tools
  • Cloud OnBoarding
  • Engage - an infrastructure for open, linked, governmental data provision towards scientists and citizens
  • Spatiotemporal Visual Analytics - interactive discovery, analysis and visualization for spatiotemporal data
  • Design Meets Open Data - A Smarter City Challenge project at Helsinki
  • IBM Interactive Maps Technology - scalable interactive visualization of geo-located big data
  • IBM Interactive Maps for Bluemix - a cloud based service for building and sharing map-based web applications
  • Visual Analytics Kit for Healthcare - a visual analytics solution for data scientists and domain users in life sciences and healthcare organizations