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Siti Aishah Mohd Selamat profile


PhD Researcher / UK Data Service Fellow / Incoming S2DS Fellow / Aspiring Entrepreneur

An optimist tech-geek and an avid explorer, Aishah is a high-energy professional originated from Singapore. To date, she has close to 10 years of working experience with footprints in Indonesia, Malaysia, and Singapore. Her strong background in IT operations, business process, and project management inspired her to pursue her research doctorate in Creative Technology with specialization in Big Data Analytics. Garnering a full Ph.D. scholarship by Bournemouth University, she is seconded to as part of her research fieldwork. Inspired by her Ph.D. research work, Aishah mooted the idea on with the aim of advancing SMEs companies in the European continent to take on a simple analytic solution.

Her additional roles include being an academic visiting lecturer, Data Impact Fellow with UK Data Service, Data Science Fellow with Science to Data Science, the Head of Far East Affairs with Global Blockchain Consortium and a Research Scientist with

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