Prof Maria Fasli
Prof Maria Fasli is the Director of the interdisciplinary Institute for Analytics and Data Science at the University of Essex. She was Head of the School of Computer Science and Electronic Engineering between August 2009-December 2014. Her research interests lie in the area of artificial intelligence, modelling and (machine) learning from data (structured and unstructured), personalisation and recommendation techniques, modelling and simulation of complex systems through multi-agent system techniques as well as applications of agent-based systems in electronic commerce. She has published over 100 refereed articles in major journals, conferences and workshops in these areas and she has organised international workshops and other events.