I am a Professor of Information Technology Research at Monash University, where I head the Centre for Data Science.
My research spans the fields of artificial intelligence, machine learning and pattern discovery. <more>
Many of my algorithms are included in the widely-used Weka machine learning workbench and a commercial implementation of my association discovery techniques, Magnum Opus, is a core component of the BigML cloud-based machine learning platform. <more>
I have served in many prominent editorial and conference leadership positions. <more>
I am a technical advisor to BigML, Inc.
I am an IEEE Fellow and received the 2016 Australian Computer Society's ICT Researcher of the Year Award, the 2016 Australasian Artificial Intelligence Distinguished Research Contributions Award, a 2014 Australian Research Council Discovery Outstanding Researcher Award and the 2013 IEEE ICDM Service Award.