Romeo Kienzler is Chief Data Scientist and DeepLearning/AI Engineer at 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 specialisation in Information Systems, Bioinformatics and Applied Statistics from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich.
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, Apache Spark, Apache SystemML, Apache Flink, 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.
As a course instructor he teaches data science using ApacheSpark on coursera:
Recently his latest book on Mastering Apache Spark V2.X has been published: http://amzn.to/2vUHkGl
Romeo Kienzler is a member of the IBM Technical Expert Council and the IBM Academy of Technology - IBM’s leading brain trusts. #ibmaot