5 Data Science experts you should follow on Twitter

Data Science is a vast field that requires continuous learning. The application of artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning (ML) is keeping data revolution moving at a fast pace. Data science remains a popular field for computer science students. Having data science expertise with desirable knowledge in research areas is rare but important. Here are the top 5 data science experts that you can follow on Twitter.

Lillian works as a Data and Analytics Strategy Consultant with Data-Mania, LLC in the US. Through her partnership with LinkedIn and Wiley, she has trained over 1 million professionals to develop data skills that generate business value. She authored 4 different books on topics of data science, AI, and big data.

The founder of machine intelligence company, Fast Forward Labs and Data Scientist in Residence at Accel is among the top data science influencers. She was the Chief Scientist at Bity. The co-founder of HackNY and co-host of DataGotham is also a member of NYCResistor. At Accel, she advises both large and small size companies on their data strategy.

The chief data scientist of Salesforce shares a lot of insights on Data Science on Twitter. Richard heads Salesforce’s research effort and works on bringing state of the art AI solutions to Salesforce. Prior to this, he was the CEO and founder of MetaMind, a startup accrued by Salesforce in 2016.

Thrun is known for developing Google’s self-driving car team. Together with Peter Norvig, he has also developed the first global MOOC with 160,000 students enrolled. He also founded, Google X, where he worked on notable projects including Google Glass. He has had many successful exists including Udacity and KittyHawk.

White manages the newly founded New York office of Facebook’s Core Data Science team. Prior to joining Facebook, he worked at MIT where he developed data analysis libraries for Julia programming language. He holds PhD in psychology from Princeton.