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Shashank Shekhar

Shashank Shekhar

Shashank Shekhar, Lead Data Scientist @ VMWare, India

Shashank Shekhar is Manager Data Sciences at VMware.  Shashank has 11 years of experience in Data Sciences and Machine learning, varying across verticals, including consumer insights, customer service, inventory management, merchandising, marketing and pricing in both B2C and B2B industries.

In the past, he has worked in Target, Amazon and Flipkart and has been involved in solving various complex business problems using Machine Learning and Data Sciences. He has been part of the program committee of several international conferences like MLDM. He has multiple publications in the field of data sciences, machine learning, deep learning and image recognition in several international journals of repute to his credit.

Currently he is Manager in Data Sciences CoE at VMware and heading the Data Sciences development team which solves problems in various domains including Pricing, Partner, Marketing, Sales and R&D using machine learning, deep learning and data sciences.