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Dr. Yanchang Zhao is a Senior Research Scientist with CSIRO. Prior to that, he was a Data Analytics Lead with IBM Australia in 2017, a Senior Data Scientist with Australian Government from 2009 to 2016 and an Australian Postdoctoral Fellow - Industry (APDI) with the University of Technology, Sydney from 2007 to 2009.

Dr. Zhao is a Founder of RDataMining.com and an RDataMining Group (LinkedIn), and an organizer of the Canberra Data Scientists Group (Meetup). He is an Adjunct Professor with the University of Canberra and a senior member of the IEEE.

He started my research on data mining since 2001 and has been applying data mining in in Australia public sector since 2006. His current research interest is using R for data mining applications.

He has authored/coauthored 60+ publications on data mining research and applications, including three books.

He has been a Program Chair of the Australasian Data Mining Conference (AusDM 2012-2016), a Program Chair of the 2013 International Workshop on Data Mining Applications in Industry and Government (DMApps 2013), and a program committee member for more than 80 international conferences.