Jaideep Srivastava directs a laboratory focusing on research in web mining, social media analytics, and health analytics. He has authored moe than 285 papers, and supervised 29 PhD dissertations and 58 MS theses. He is currently co-leading a multi-institutional, multi-disciplinary project in the rapidly emerging area of social computing (http://vwobservatory.com/). His research has been supported by government agencies, including NSF, NASA, ARDA, DARPA, IARPA, NIH, CDC, US Army, US Air Force, and MNDoT; and industries, including IBM, United Technologies, Eaton, Honeywell, Cargill, and Huawei Telecom. He has an active collaboration with Allina's Center for Healthcare Innovation, where he is a Distinguished Fellow.
Dr. Srivastava has significant experience in industry, in both consulting and executive roles. He has led a data mining team at Amazon.com, built a data analytics department at Yodlee, and served as the chief technology officer for Persistent systems. He has provided technology and strategy advice to Cargill, United Technologies, IBM, Honeywell, KPMG, 3M, TCS, and Eaton, and has served as advisor to the State Government of Minnesota, the State Government of Maharashtra, and is presently technology adviser to the UID project of the Government of India. He has held distinguished professorships at Heilongjiang University and Wuhan University, China.
Dr. Srivastava has BTech from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kanpur, India, and MS and PhD from University of California, Berkeley. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), and has been an IEEE Distinguished Visitor. He has given more than 150 invited talks in over 30 countries, including more than a dozen keynote addresses at international conferences.