Dr Shonali Krishnaswamy is the CTO of AIDA Technologies (www.aidatech.io). She is also Professor and Deputy Director of the Data Science Institute, Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne. AIDA Technologies is a multi-award winning Machine Learning company that provides advanced Machine Learning products for Banking and Insurance founded in Singapore in 2016. AIDA services top-tier financial services clients in Singapore, ASEAN and India. AIDA Technologies was one of the Top 3 Winning Teams at the Singapore Fintech Festival Hackcelerator organised by the Monetary Authority of Singapore in November 2016. The Hackcelerator received 650 submissions and 20 finalists were shortlisted. AIDA Technologies was a winner of the Monetary Authority of Singapore Fintech Innovation Awards 2017.
Previously, Shonali was the Head of Data Analytics at the Institute for Infocomm Research (I2R), Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR), Singapore. She led a team of over 50 post-doctoral data scientists, and established and directed analytics-focused R&D labs in a number of sectors including Banking, Insurance, Telecommunications and Healthcare. Before joining A*STAR, Shonali was an Associate Professor and Director of the Centre for Distributed Systems and Software Engineering in the Faculty of Information Technology, Monash University, Australia. Her R&D interests are in Mobile User Analytics and Mobile and Distributed Data Stream Mining.
Shonali is the recipient of several prestigious awards including: Institute of Engineers (IES) Singapore Prestigious Engineering Award (2015 and 2016), ASEAN Outstanding Engineering Award (2016), IBM Innovation Award (2008), Australian Research Council Australian Post-Doctoral Fellow (2003-2005) as well as internal recognition / awards at Monash University (Australia) and the Institute for Infocomm Research (I2R, Singapore).
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