Director & Course Producer, Algoritma
Machine learning practitioner in the field of marketing automation, fraud detection, finance and e-commerce. Samuel is Indonesia’s top-ranked Stack Overflow user in R (top 5% worldwide), a certified professional (certificates from Microsoft, MongoDB, Stanford University, John Hopkins University), and an experienced consultant that has worked with several public-trading companies from his time staying in China, Japan and Singapore.
Between 2017 and 2018, Samuel has trained and consulted with more than 20 companies around Indonesia and a regular guest speaker / trainer in a number of universities in Singapore and Indonesia. He is also among the first recipients of Microsoft Professional Program Certificate in Data Science in Southeast Asia, having demonstrated proficiency in R, Python, Microsoft Azure, SQL / T-SQL, PowerBI and a list of other technologies.
Managing Director, Algoritma
Nayoko has been the ultimate network connector and partnership go to person in Indonesian startup community. Nayoko has worked with talents from multiple disciplines to help them obtain high leverage in their career and businesses. From his experience as a serial entrepreneur to running an accelerator program in Indonesia, Nayoko discovered that there are large gap in the need of companies for Data Scientists and the talent supply. Nayoko has a vision that by utilizing data correctly will help the Indonesian companies to gain an edge regionally.
Academic Mentor and Advisor, Algoritma
Ibu Mari Pangestu served as Indonesia’s Minister of Trade from 2004 to 2011, and as Minister of Tourism and Creative Economy from 2011 until 2014. Mari was also one of Indonesia’s well-known economists attached to Indonesia’s leading think thank Centre for Strategic and International Studies; She teaches at the Faculty of Economics, University of Indonesia and is a Commissioner on the Board of Astra International.
Fei Tony Liu Ph.D.
Tony is specialized in delivering analytics solutions, Big Data governance & technology, and industrial linkage research. He has been active in the IT industry since 1994, mostly as a database developer and consulting analyst.
In 2011, Tony received his research Ph.D./Master degrees from Monash University on predictive modeling and anomaly detection with three best paper awards from reputable data mining conferences. He is also a higher-degree research supervisor, scientific journal/conference reviewer and open-source developer. He authored “Isolation Forest” which is available in Scikit-learn, Weka, Spark, and R.
Brian is the founder and CEO of Leada, an online education company focused on teaching data science & analytics backed by Y-Combinator. Leada’s curriculum has been used by professors in over 20 universities including the University of Virginia, University of Michigan, and Johns Hopkins. Brian graduated from UC Berkeley with simultaneous degrees in Statistics, Business and an emphasis in Computer Science. He has worked in investment banking, data analytics, and product roles.
Data Engineering Mentor
Innovator and Technologist with almost 20 years experience in software engineering and product management backed with solid academic background in Mathematics & Computer Science and Engineering Physics. Academics focus on Dynamical Systems, Numerical Analysis, Computational Mathematics and Artificial Intelligence.
Riki is currently the Head of Business Insight & Analytics Product at OVO (Lippo Digital Group), a mobile phone application that allows a more convenient way of doing transactions and chance to collect points on hand. Previously he worked in Singapore for 7 years at Flight Focus, Singapore MIT Alliance for Research & Technology, and DataSpark as a Software Analyst, Software Engineer, and a Senior Data Engineer, respectively.
Kenneth is the CTO of Brank.as and was the former CTO of multiply.com, Indonesia’s first social network that was acquired by Naspers. He led the transition from social network to a social e-commerce site serving many millions of monthly active users.
Teresa (Mayeth) Condicion
Data Science Mentor
Teresa is responsible for harnessing, managing, and analyzing Snapcart’s data, creating best in class big data analytics and machine learning platforms to deliver deep shopper insights to our clients. Prior to Snapcart, she was formerly P&G Consumer Insights A. Director. She has 17 years of experience in Consumer Insights across Asia. Mayeth holds (cum laude) bachelor degree in engineering from University of Santo Tomas.
In 2009, Katz started to provide the Japanese first social fan-club platform for major music artists as a founder of Amazement, and it was implemented to Yahoo! Japan. Then established a new style of CRM solution by converting customers to become fans of a leading FMCG brands in Japan. Now Katz is trying to apply its experience to new style of recruitment business in Indonesia: Jobnext. He also operates a Manga Cafe & Japanese style Co-working space (BASE / DATA GARDEN).
Muhammad Imran is an outstanding Data Analyst who have previously worked at the UN and World Bank Data Analytics team; having achieved 10 National Awards & 5 International Awards in Big Data, 6 Awards in Marketing Strategies, 7 Awards in IT based product development, and one of the leading Indonesian Corporate Big Data Instructor.
Irzan is a pioneer in Indonesian conversational AI platform that connect brands and businesses with millions of their audiences through the commonly used messaging apps like FB Messenger, LINE, Twitter, BBM, and so on. Kata.ai is the leading Artificial Intelligence in Natural Language Understanding of Bahasa Indonesia
Nikita started working in financial industry early on in his career and took a leap of faith to move to South East Asia after a calling by Rocket Internet. He worked at Lamudi and left the company in 2016 to start Zen Room which has picked up traction and received numerous investments.
Alan embarked on the journey of a lifetime by joining Uber in 2012. Uber was one of the hot startups just beginning to take off in the USA and Alan wanted to “learn how startups work.” After two years as Country Launcher launching Uber across Southeast Asia and two years as a Southeast Asia GM running the Indonesia business, Alan left and are now exploring new opportunities.
Bastian is a confident leader with a wealth of online marketing experience, he brought a new level of technical sophistication to Zalora as CMO. Bastian has the unique ability to truly utilize the collected data and transform them into actionable campaigns that get buy-in from the entire company.
Donald has over 20 years of experience working in the technology sector in Indonesia and spent combined over 5 years in the Digital Payment space: recently as GM for Indonesia in 2C2P, a regional Payment Gateway with over $500 million annual transaction value processed, and previously as CIO in Indomog. Donald graduated with high honors from University of California at Berkeley with a BSc in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science and received his master’s degree in Computer Science from Cornell University.
As a fish farmer-turned-agriculture tech entrepreneur, eFishery founder and CEO Gibran Huzaifah is revolutionizing the relatively untapped $5.4 billion-valued Indonesian aquaculture market, utilizing data captured to enable smart-feeding technology in 20,000 fish and shrimp farms across the vast archipelago, to ensure the fish are healthy and waste minimized – claiming to reduce costs by 21%. Huzaifah believes disruption in the agriculture sector through technology will play a massive part in addressing what is set to be one of the 21st century’s biggest challenges: famine.
As the cofounder and COO of TouchTen Games, Rokimas leads all aspect of strategy planning, recruitment, growth and execution in the company. Having built one of the most established game studio in Indonesia with his brother and co-founder, Anton Soeharyo, Rokimas is today involved in a mentorship capacity to coach our academy graduates and members.
Big Data Mentor
Accomplished and versatile senior executive with over 13 years of multi-domain and multicultural experience developing business operations, devising and implementing strategies, and driving revenue through engaging client-partner relationships.
Core competencies include skills in Business Development, Corporate Strategy, Technical Writing & Communication, Technology Consulting & Training, and Big Data Projects. Progressive career progression starting as a technical support executive to senior technical writer, then performing business analysis and managing projects to architecting new business ecosystems, to now leading and managing business development activities across Asia-Pacific.
Algoritma teaches data science to individuals, trains companies and their employees to better profit from data, and connects trained Data Scientists to the industry.
Algoritma Data Science Education Center
Menara Kadin Indonesia, 4th Floor
Jl. H. R. Rasuna Said Blok X-5 No.Kav 3, RT.1/RW.2, Kuningan, Kuningan Tim., Setia Budi, Kota Jakarta Selatan 12950
Algoritma Data Science School
Epiwalk, 2nd Floor
Jl. H. R. Rasuna Said, RT.2/RW.5, Karet Kuningan, Setia Budi, Kota Jakarta Selatan 12940