Short bio: Jaroslaw Szlichta aka Jarek Szlichta is an Assistant Professor at University of Ontario – Institute of Technology (from July 2014) . He has been a Postdoctoral Fellow at University of Toronto (2013-2014). His research concerns big data, machine learning, business intelligence, data analytics, information integration, data quality, heterogeneous computing and web search. He received doctoral degree from York University (2009-2013). During that time he spent a 3-year fellowship at IBM Centre for Advanced Studies in Toronto. His research at IBM includes optimization of queries for business intelligence, and its focus is on order dependencies. He is a recipient of IBM Research Student-of-the-Year award (2012) “for having insights and perspective that has significantly contributed to IBM in a matter of great importance”. Previously he worked at Comarch Research & Development on designing and implementing OCEAN GenRap system, which is an innovative data analytics reporting solution. This work was recognized by receiving the prestigious CeBIT Business Award.
UOIT, University of Ontario – Institute of Technology, Faculty of Science, Computer Science, Room 2035
[jaroslaw] dot [last name] at [uoit] dot [ca]
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