Big Data Ignite
Co-Chair, Research Comittee
Michael Bloem is currently the co-chair of the Big Data Ignite Research Committee and has served in various roles for Big Data Ignite since 2017, including the program, logistics, and research committees as well as the overall event advisory board.
Michael Bloem is a principal data scientist with Mosaic Data Science. In this role, he leads and executes the design, development, and deployment of data science-enabled solutions with organizations in a variety of verticals. Prior to joining Mosaic Data Science, he led the development of analytics that enabled new Internet-of-Things-based products and services at Steelcase, Inc. and researched air traffic management at NASA Ames Research Center. He has a B.S.E. degree with majors in electrical and computer engineering and economics from Calvin College, an M.S. degree in electrical and computer engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and a Ph.D. in operations research from the Department of Management Science and Engineering at Stanford University.