Francisco Martín


Francisco is a co-founder and CEO at BigML, Inc, where he helps conceptualize, design, architect, and implement BigML’s distributed Machine Learning platform since 2011. 

Formerly, Francisco founded and led Strands, Inc, a company that pioneered Behavior-based Recommender Systems. 

Previously, he founded and led Intelligent Software Components, SA (iSOCO), the first spin-off of the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC)

He holds a 5-year degree in Computer Science from the Technical University of Valencia, a Ph.D. in Artificial Intelligence from the Technical University of Catalonia, and a post-doc in Machine Learning at Oregon State University.  He is the holder of 20+ patents in the areas of Recommender Systems and Distributed Machine Learning.

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