Alex Aklson

Alex Aklson

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Senior Data Scientist, NetSuite
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Alex Aklson, Ph.D., is a data scientist in the Digital Business Group at IBM Canada. Alex has been intensively involved in many exciting data science projects such as designing a smart system that could detect the onset of dementia in older adults using longitudinal trajectories of walking speed and home activity. Before joining IBM, Alex worked as a data scientist at Datascope Analytics, a data science consulting firm in Chicago, IL, where he designed solutions and products using a human-centred, data-driven approach. Alex received his Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering from the University of Toronto.

What is Data Science? > IBM
Presented by Dr Alex Aklson and Rav Ahuja
This introductory course provides a basic overview of Data Science today.