Welcome to RMDS

Our Mission

We serve a global community of companies and data scientists, empowering them to reap the benefits of big data, artificial intelligence, and machine learning

Our Vision

We seek to radically affect change in the scientific and business world by through Big Data and Artificial Intelligence

Our Leadership

Dr. Alex Liu is one of the world’s top experts for big data analytics, and machine learning applied to business and social research, especially to produce positive social impacts. He is well-regarded as a thought leader and distinguished data scientist, certified by IBM and the Open Group. He is a pioneer and lead developer of the data science ecosystem approaches and the RM4Es with AI.
Dr. Liu has been an innovator in data science for over 20 years. He is an expert who has applied data science to various fields, including aging, customer retention, entrepreneurship, health care, international relations, marketing, education, and risk. In the past, he provided consultation to many well-known organizations, including the United Nations, USAID, Ingram Micro, Farmers Insurance, Saudi Aramco, Lloyds Bank, Delhaize, and NASA JPL. Dr. Liu also served as a Chief Data Scientist for IBM and a few other cross-national corporations.
Dr. Liu pioneered the RMDS community nearly ten years ago via the Global Association for Research Methods and Data Science. It began as a community for innovative researchers and data scientists to discuss and collaborate through meetings and its online forum, which has grown to over 40,000 participants. RMDS Lab was later formally established as a data ecosystem provider to support the community and help organizations’ digital transformation with RMDS ecosystem support.
Currently, Dr. Alex Liu is the founder and CEO of the RMDS Lab and serves as an advisor to the Harvard Data Science Review. Alex has a Ph.D. in quantitative sociology and statistical computing from Stanford University. His publications include “Transforming Healthcare with Big Data and AI” by Infoage Publishing, “Apache Spark Machine Learning Blueprints” by Packt Publishing, and “Structural Equation Modeling and Latent Variable Approaches” by Wiley Publishing.

Alex Liu​


Our Team

Sabine Francois

Marketing and Event Manager

Mo Chen

Evaluation Consultant

Samantha Simpson

UI/UX Web Developer

Bob Bender

Director of Sales

Yuki Ma

Training Manager

Cloud Yun​

Software Engineer​

Sara Liu

Accounting Manager

Vincent Chen​​

Data Scientist Intern​​

Dr. Erika Meyers

Talent Development Manager

Mandy He

Marketing Analytic Specialist

Cristi Fisher

Sales Executive

Yang Zhou

Content Specialist

Sophia Zhou

Data Analyst

Tianxiao Yu​

Data Science Project Coordinator​

Ruchika Gupta

Front-end Web Developer

Sathvik Vivek

Event Coordinator