Dr. Faisal Kamiran is Co-Founder and President of ADDO and an internationally acknowledged expert in data science and machine learning. He received World Bank research innovation award for his contributions to the field of data science in April 2017. He is the Chairperson of Computer Science department, director of Data Science Lab (DSL) and an assistant professor at Information Technology University of The Punjab. He has worked for more than a decade on creating data analytics solutions to guide government and corporate entities.
Dr. Faisal Kamiran received his Ph.D. degree from The Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e), The Netherlands in 2011. Afterwards, he joined King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) as a post-doctorate fellow. As a part of his doctoral research, he developed fairness-aware AI and machine learning models, which are directly applicable to the legal, social, and economic domains particularly after strict privacy regulations like GDPR. The Dutch Department of Justice (WODC) and The Dutch Central Bureau of Statistic (CBS) have adopted his developed techniques to avoid racial and gender discrimination to help policy makers in their crucial decisions. see more ->