Vasant Dhar

Vasant Dhar is Professor, Head of the Information Systems Group, and director of the Center for Business Analytics at the Stern School of Business at NYU. Dhar’s research is in predictive analytics, a capability that is increasingly at the heart of modern-day information systems. Dhar has created data-driven predictive systems in financial markets, healthcare, marketing, and economic networks, based on machine learning methods and thinking. He writes research articles and media commentaries on Predictive Analytics, Information Markets, Data Governance and IT-enabled business models. At Stern, Dhar teaches courses on Digital Marketing, Prediction, and Trading Strategies. Dhar has written a book on Business Intelligence and over 100 research articles, funded by grants from industry and the National Science Foundation. [+]