People 2017-11-17T21:04:41+00:00

Meet the Data R&D Institute team.  We are researchers, developers, and business folk based in several campuses and departments.

We also work with external industrial partners for teaching and course content.

Clément Levallois
Clément LevalloisHead of the Institute
Ph.D.: Université Lyon Lumière – History of Science
Organizer of Twitter for Research conference,
• Author of the Coursera MOOC – CODAPPS,
• Dev. of UMIGON : Opinion mining for tweets
• Member of the GEPHI consortium
Previous : Rotterdam School of Management
Graduated : ENS de Cachan – Economics & Management

Lynn Cherny
Lynn ChernyDirector of Development
PhD  : Stanford University – Linguistics
Interests : Data visualization, text mining, creative AI, narrative.
Graduated : Cambridge University (Computational Speech & Language M.Phil).; University of Maryland College Park (Linguistics B.A.)
Jean Savinien
Jean SavinienDirector of Research
PhD  : Georgia Tech – Mathematics
Activities : Co-Author – ‘Mathematics of Aperiodic Order’
Previous : Consulting – Hedge funds & insurance groups, Associate Professor – University of Lorraine
Graduated : ENS – Theoretical & Mathematical Physics
Imène Brigui-Chtioui
Imène Brigui-Chtioui AI Researcher, Casablanca Campus
Ph.D.: Paris-Dauphine University, Computer Science
Interests: Multi-criteria Decision Aid, Automated Auctions, Multi-agent Systems, Artificial Intelligence, Knowledge Management, Digital learning.
Bernard Forgues
Bernard ForguesProfessor in Strategy and Organization
PhD  : Paris-Dauphine University – Business Administration
Interests: Institutional theory, Strategic Management, Technology
Director of the STORM Research Center at emlyon.
Samuel Javelle
Samuel JavelleHead of the Makers' Lab
Product Designer and Prototyper
Renaud DemesmayHead of Business Development