Omid Geramifard received BSc. in computer engineering from Isfahan University of Technology, Isfahan, Iran, in 2008, and Ph.D. degree in Machine Learning from National University of Singapore, Singapore, in 2013.
After his Ph.D. studies, he joined Singapore Institute of Manufacturing Technology, under Agency for science, Technology and Research (A*STAR), where he worked and led multiple projects as a research scientist for four years before joining Grab as a senior data scientist. His research interests lie primarily in machine learning and its applications in different industrial domains such as manufacturing, energy and transport. He has organized and chaired several special sessions in the related research areas at Industrial Electronics Society conferences.