Dr. Youakim BADR is an associate professor of data analytics. He earned his Ph.D. in computer science from the National Institute of Applied Sciences (INSA-Lyon), France, where he worked as an associate professor in the computer science and engineering department from 2002 to 2018. Dr. Badr teaches Deep Learning, Reinforcement Learning, Data Mining and Foundations of Predictive Analytics. His research interests include the development of a new software engineering approach for designing and deploying “smart connected devices” and building “smart service systems” for the Internet of Things (IoT).
In addition, he conducts research activities on the integration of data analytic capabilities at the edge of the Internet of Things (Edge Machine Learning) and connected devices (Built-in analytics) to make the IoT smarter from the flood of data generated by connected devices.