Satyam Priyadarshy is a pioneer in the fields of data science, big data, analytics, and emerging technologies. He is currently chief data scientist at Halliburton’s Landmark PSL, leading expansion of integrated workflow capabilities and other data development initiatives. Priyadarshy has appeared as a speaker at several international conferences, and has written, co-authored, presented, and published numerous research papers in peer-reviewed journals and magazines. He has held various leadership positions in AOL, Network Solutions, Acxiom Corp. prior to joining Halliburton. Priyadarshy is an adjunct faculty at Georgetown University and senior fellow at the International Cyber Security Center at George Mason University. He is advisory board member at multiple organizations including Big Data Summit and Virginia Tech’s MBA Board. Priyadarshy holds a PhD from the Indian Institute of Technology in Bombay and an MBA from Virginia Tech.