Our Team

We are experienced professionals from academia and industry collaborating with a common goal of inspiring and educating curious minds to conduct research on social problems. With our combined years of experience in the field of data science, software engineering, and educational services, we aim to bring positive social impact in the world. We aspire to encourage young minds to learn about data science, machine learning, and artificial intelligence and apply these skills in solving social problems and serve the community.

Founders & Mentors

Suma Bhat

Assistant Professor, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Anjana Manian

Leadership, Checkr

Mahe Krishnan

Data Scientist, Boeing

Priya Mohan

Engineering, Oracle Corp

Bhuvana G

Engineering, JPMC

Affiliated Faculty

Ahmed Elbanna

Associate Professor, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Hina Arora

Assistant Professor, Arizona State University

Pramod Viswanath

Professor, University of the Urbana-Champaign

Guest Speakers

Shankar Krishnan

Student, UC Berkeley

Tarek Sakakini

Applied Scientist, Amazon

Ram Subramonian

Product Marketing, Facebook

Advisor

Shyam Vaidyanathan

Sr Distinguished Engineer,
Palo Alto Networks

Executive Staff

Harshini Ravishankar

Product Management
Amazon

Student Mentors

Teja Gupta

Student, University of Illinois
Urbana-Champaign

Karan Srinath

Student,  Anna University,
Chennai

Adithya Mohan

Student,  University of Berkeley,
California

Manisha Ganesh

Student, University of Texas, 
Austin

Siddarth V

Student,  University of Berkeley, 
California

Adi Srinvasan

Student, High School, 
Chicago

Pranav Venugopal

Student, High School, 
New Jersey