As Chief Data Scientist at DataRobot, Inc. Akira Shibata is perfecting the art of applying Artificial Intelligence to a diverse range of businesses problems. Ph.D. in High Energy Physics from University of London. He contributed to the Higgs Boson discovery at the Large Haldron Collider particle accelerator of CERN, through statistical modeling during his post-doctoral work at New York University. Akira was formerly a Consultant at Boston Consulting Group and provided data analytics in TMT/Pharmaceutical industries. Founder/CEO of Shiroyagi Corporation and created AI-driven news curation app, Kamelio, before joining DataRobot.