Tom Dietterich

Chief Scientist @ BigML

Professor Dietterich, from Oregon, US, is one of the founders of the field of Machine Learning.
With a PHD at Stanford University, he is Distinguished Professor of Computer Science at Oregon State University. Served as Executive Director of Machine Learning, helped co-found the Journal of Machine Learning Research, and was the founding President of the International Machine Learning Society. Professor Dietterich is currently the President of the Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence.