Esther Villar Rodríguez

Tecnalia Research & Innovation

Esther Villar Rodríguez (PhD) holds a PhD in Information and Communication Technologies (2015) from the University of Alcalá (Spain). She is Computer Scientist (2010) by the University of Deusto, and MSc (2012) in Computer Languages and Systems by UNED (National University of Distance Education). Her areas of interest and knowledge include Natural Language Processing (NLP), detection of impersonation in Social Networks, Semantic Web and Machine Learning, having made several contributions at conferences and publishing in various journals in those fields. Currently, she is working within the OPTIMA (Optimization Modeling & Analytics) business of Tecnalia’s ICT Division as a data scientist in projects related to the prediction and optimization of management and industrial processes: resource planning, energy efficiency, etc.