Thomas J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, NY USA
Aleksandra (Saška) Mojsilovic manages the Predictive Modeling and Optimization group at the IBM T. J. Watson Research Center in Yorktown Heights, New York. The mission of the group is to conduct leading-edge research in signal processing, machine learning and applied mathematics, and to solve challenging problems in business analytics and decision support for IBM and its clients.
Aleksandra received her PhD in Electrical Engineering from the University of Belgrade in 1997, and has worked at Bell Laboratories (1998-2000) and IBM Research (2000-present). Her main research interests include multidimensional signal processing, pattern recognition, computer vision and machine learning.
Aleksandra is the author of over 60 publications, books and book chapters, and holds fourteen patents. She received a number of awards for her work, including the IEEE Young Author Best Paper Award, European Conference on Computer Vision Best Paper Award, INFORMS Wagner Prize, IBM Market Intelligence Award and IBM Outstanding Technical Achievement Awards. She served as an Associate Editor of the IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, IEEE Transactions on Image Processing, IEEE Signal Processing Magazine and Editorial Board for International Journal of Information Systems in the Services Sector. She is a member of INFORMS and a Senior Member of the IEEE.