Leadership

University of Miami Institute for Data Science & Computing Leadership, Nick Tsinoremas and Ben Kirtman

Leadership

 

Executive Council

Nick Tsinoremas Ben Kirtman, Deputy Director, University of Miami Institute for Data Science and Computing, and Director, IDSC Earth Systems program Yelena Yesha

Founding Director

Nicholas Tsinoremas, PhD
Vice Provost for Research Computing & Data
Professor, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Professor, Computer Science
Professor, Health Informatics
ntsinoremas@miami.edu
305.243.4962

Deputy Director

Ben Kirtman, PhD
bkirtman@rsmas.miami.edu
305.284.8443

Innovation

Yelena Yesha, PhD
Director, IDSC AI + Machine Learning Program
IDSC Innovation Officer
Knight Foundation Endowed Chair of Data Science & AI
Director, NSF CARTA
yxy806@miami.edu
305.284.6294 

MItsunori Ogihara, PhD Yelena Yesha Kenneth Goodman

Workforce Development + Education

Mitsunori Ogihara, PhD
Director
ogihara@cs.miami.edu
305.284.2268

AI + Machine Learning

Yelena Yesha, PhD
Interim Director
yelenayesha@gmail.com
305.243.4962

Data Ethics & Society

Kenneth W. Goodman, PhD
Director
kgoodman@miami.edu
305.243.5723

Ben Kirtman, Deputy Director, University of Miami Institute for Data Science and Computing, and Director, IDSC Earth Systems program Rodolphe el-Khoury

Earth Systems

Ben Kirtman, PhD
Director
bkirtman@rsmas.miami.edu
305.284.8443

Information Design

Alberto Cairo , PhD
Director
a.cairo@miami.edu
305.284.5350

Smart Cities & Urban Lab

Rodolphe el-Khoury, PhD
Director
relkhoury@miami.edu
305.284.9092

Daniel Messinger Evelyn Cruz, Senior Manager, Business Operations, University of Miami Institute for Data Science and Computing

Social Systems Informatics

Daniel Messinger, PhD
Director, UM Early Play & Development Lab
dmessinger@miami.edu
305.284.8443

Administration

Evelyn Cruz
Director, Business Operations
ecruz3@miami.edu
305.243.7990

Industry Advisory Board

The IDSC Industry Advisory board is committed to making South Florida a hub for the integration of data science into the decision-making processes for all industries. Its mission is to support the education of the next generation of data scientists and promote the adoption of data practices by industry and business executives in the Western hemisphere.
Roy Lowrance  

 

 

Officers

 

Robert Moniz
Chairman
Roy Lowrance, PhD
Founder + CEO | Applied Data Science, LLC
Vice Chairman
Robert Moniz, PEng
President, GlassHouse Systems
Eric Anderson, University of Miami Institute for Data Science and Computing, Industry Advisory Board  

 

 

Members

Matthew Denesuk
Eric Anderson
Global Co-Head, Technology and Communications
EgonZehnder
Matthew Denesuk
Senior Vice President, Data Analytics & AI
Royal Caribbean Cruises, Ltd.
Laura Gabrysiak, Member, Industry Advisory Board, member, University of Miami Institute for Data Science and Computing Louis Gidel Jonathan Hammond
Laura Gabrysiak
Data Science Manager, Visa
Founder, R-Ladies Miami
Louis Gidel, PhD, MD
Chief Medical Informatics & Quality Officer
Baptist Health South Florida
Jonathan Hammond
Head of Sales, No. America Commercial Enterprise & Education
Adobe Digital Media Platform & Solutions
Elly Keinan, Industry Advisory Board Member, University of Miami Institute for Data Science and Computing Pete Martinez Kevin McKenzie
Elly Keinan
Managing Director, Vista Estrella Consulting, LLC
Venture Partner, Pitango
Pete Martinez
Managing Director, Game Changer Tec, LLC
CEO, Sivotec Analytics
Kevin McKenzie
Vice-President, Information Technology
Chief Information Security Officer (CISO), Dollar Tree
Fabio Ribeiro Yuda Saydun, University of Miami Institute for Data Science & Computing Industry Advisory Board Man Chon "Kevin" U, PhD, Industry Advisory Board, University of Miami Institute for Data Science and Computing
Fabio Ribeiro
General Partner, TUZ Ventures
CTO, Aura Minerals, Inc.
Yuda Saydun
President, Cyvent
Man Chon “Kevin” U, PhD
Vice President, Enterprise Data Architecture and Machine Learning Technology, American Express
Ingrid Vasiliu-Feltes
Ingrid Vasiliu-Feltes, MD MBA
Director, World Business Angels Investment Forum