Jarek Szlichta
Associate Professor
Computer Science (EECS), Lassonde School of Engineering
York University
Data Science Lab

Email: [szlichta] at [yorku] dot [ca]
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Bio: Jaroslaw Szlichta aka Jarek Szlichta is an Associate Professor at York University. He is also an Adjunct Professor at University of Waterloo and a Faculty Fellow at IBM Centre for Advanced Studies (CAS). Prior to that he was a Postdoctoral Fellow at University of Toronto and an Associate Professor at Ontario Tech University. His research concerns various topics in data science with special interests in data management, large-scale data analysis, data systems, graph data, and machine learning to obtain trustworthy insights from data. He is a recipient of the CeBIT computer expo Business Award for the work on the OCEAN GenRap analytic reporting tool and the runner-up IBM Project of the Year Award for automatic tuning of the Db2 system. His research grants are from both government (NSERC, MITACS and SOSCIP) and industry (IBM). He received the PhD degree from York University while he has spent a 3-year student fellowship at IBM CAS (with the IBM Research Student of the Year Award).

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