Dr. Alex Liu​


Former IBM Chief Data Scientist

Dr. Alex Liu is one of the world’s top experts for big data analytics and machine learning as 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 data science ecosystem approaches as well as the RM4Es with AI.

Dr. Liu has been working on data science research and practice for over 20 years, and is one of few known experts who has applied data science to a wide range of fields include aging, communities, customer retention, democracy, entrepreneurship, health care, international relations, marketing, education, risk, spiritual capital and philosophy.

Dr. Liu pioneered the RMDS community nearly ten years ago via the association Global Research and Methods Lab. It began as a community for innovative researchers and data scientists to discuss and collaborate through meetings and its online forum, which has now grown to over 33,000 participants. RMDS Lab was later formally established as a data ecosystem provider to support the community through continued events and discussion, hand-on and web-based training, a web platform for collaboration and research resources such as RMDS’ proprietary RM4Es and ResearchMaps.

Under Dr. Liu’s leadership, RMDS aims to empower researchers, data scientists and analysts with the RM4Es frameworks and RMDS technologies specially developed for the new era of AI.

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