Professor Yike Guo
Professor Yike Guo is a Professor of Computing Science at Imperial College London and the founding Director of the Data Science Institute at Imperial College. He is also the co-founder and CTO of the tranSMART Foundation. He is a pioneer in technology for data-driven scientific research, he developed innovative workflow platforms for internet-based scientific data analysis, a key engineering achievement in the UK e-science programme. He was named as one of the 10 most influential data scientists in China by China’s National Information Centre in 2017.
About Imperial College London Data Science Institute
The Data Science Institute is one of the six Global Institutes of Imperial College London, created to address some of the most important issues facing the world today. The Global Institutes aim to bring together the talents of a wide variety of researchers. They are by their nature outward-facing, promoting collaboration with policy makers and businesses and providing independent scientific advice.