Prasadith Buddhitha

prasadith_buddhithaPrasadith received his Bachelor of Science in Management Information Systems (with Honours) from University College Dublin (Ireland). He has a Master of Science degree from University of Keele (United Kingdom) and started his second Master of Science degree in Electronic Business Technologies at the University of Ottawa. He is currently pursuing his Doctoral degree in Electronic Business at the University of Ottawa under Prof. Diana Inkpen’s supervision. His research interests are in the area of Natural Language Processing, data mining, and machine learning. His research uses Machine Learning and Natural Language Processing techniques applied to social media platforms. He was also involved in building research prototypes for churn prediction and uplift modeling. Before pursuing his doctoral degree, Prasadith worked as a web programmer.

Course taught at DHSITE2018: Social Media Analysis.