Dr. Rohan Wickramasuriya is a Senior Research Fellow in spatial data analytics at the SMART Infrastructure Facility, University of Wollongong. He has over 14 years’ experience as an analytics professional across academia and industry. He is skilled in a range of analytics sub-domains including machine learning, Geographic Information Systems, remote sensing, simulation modelling and data visualisation. Dr. Wickramasuriya applies this well-rounded technical skills set to solve practical problems in application domains such as urban planning, transport, health and marketing. Currently, Dr. Wickramasuriya leads SMART’s Data Analytics Lab. Prior to joining SMART, Dr. Wickramasuriya served as a Data Scientist at Singtel Optus where he led the development of predictive models for next best action marketing and championed a data-driven customer strategy.