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January 11 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EST
Speaker Biography: Panos Ipeirotis is a Professor and David Margolis Teaching Excellence Faculty Fellow at the Department of Technology, Operations, and Statistics at the Leonard N. Stern School of Business of New York University, and also an associated faculty member at the Center for Data Science and Computer Science departments.
He is also a Distinguished Scientist at Compass, a role assumed after Compass acquired Detectica, a startup he co-founded with Foster Provost.
He has received ten “Best Paper” awards and nominations, a CAREER award from the National Science Foundation, and is the recipient of the 2015 Lagrange Prize in Complex Systems, for his contributions in the field of social media, user-generated content, and crowdsourcing.
He got his Ph.D. degree in Computer Science from Columbia University in 2004.