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Eric Siegel, Ph.D.

Bio: Eric Siegel, Ph.D., is a leading consultant and former Columbia University professor who helps companies deploy machine learning. He is the founder of the long-running Machine Learning Week conference series and its new sister, Generative AI Applications Summit, the instructor of the acclaimed online course “Machine Learning Leadership and Practice – End-to-End Mastery,” executive editor of The Machine Learning Times, and a frequent keynote speaker. He wrote the bestselling Predictive Analytics: The Power to Predict Who Will Click, Buy, Lie, or Die, which has been used in courses at hundreds of universities, as well as The AI Playbook: Mastering the Rare Art of Machine Learning Deployment. Eric’s interdisciplinary work bridges the stubborn technology/business gap. At Columbia, he won the Distinguished Faculty award when teaching the graduate computer science courses in ML and AI. Later, he served as a business school professor at UVA Darden. Eric also publishes op-eds on analytics and social justice.

Eric has appeared on Bloomberg TV and Radio, BNN (Canada), Israel National Radio, National Geographic Breakthrough, NPR Marketplace, Radio National (Australia), and TheStreet. Eric and his books have been featured in Big Think, Businessweek, CBS MoneyWatch, Contagious Magazine, The European Business Review, Fast Company, The Financial Times, Forbes, Fortune, GQ, Harvard Business Review, The Huffington Post, The Los Angeles Times, Luckbox Magazine, MIT Sloan Management Review, The New York Review of Books, The New York Times, Newsweek, Quartz, Salon, The San Francisco Chronicle, Scientific American, The Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Trailblazers with Walter Isaacson, The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, and WSJ MarketWatch.

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>> Videos of Eric
>> Upcoming keynotes from Eric Siegel: Cross-industry events, from business to healthcare
>> Bestselling book: Predictive Analytics: The Power to Predict Who Will Click, Buy, Lie, or Die
>> Online course: Machine Learning Leadership and Practice – End-to-End Mastery
>> Deep Learning World conference: Co-founder
>> The Predictive Analytics World conference series: Founder and program chair
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>> Consulting and training website: Prediction Impact, Inc.
>> Academic curriculum vitae
>> Eric Siegel is available for select lectures. Contact Eric

Eric was an Assistant Professor of Computer Science at Columbia University in New York City from 1997 - 2001. He was affiliated with the natural language processing group here at Columbia. The rest of this webpage is archival from 2000 and before:

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email: evs at cs dot columbia dot edu