Imad Haidar‚Äč

  • Position: Director/Senior Research & Data Scientist
  • Department: Institute for Health & Business Insight
  • Campus Address: Health Professions Building 1217
  • Phone: 989-774-1025
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Imad is the Director/Senior Research & Data Scientist at the Institute for Health and Business Insight (IHBI).  He is involved with designing and developing complex modeling strategies to identify the drivers of solutions and predict business outcomes.

Imad holds a Ph.D. from the University of Queensland, Australia. Imad holds a M.S. of Computing from the University of Ballarat, Australia, M.S. in Financial Markets from the Arab Academy for Banking and Financial Markets, Syria, and B.A. in economics from Damascus University, Syria.

Imad has an extensive knowledge of machine learning methods; especially artificial neural networks, neuro-evaluation and agents based on modeling. His previous research also covered several aspects of the energy markets.