Danial is a data scientist, experienced in using data to understand and develop solutions to real world challenges.
He is currently pursuing a master’s degree in information technology (IT) from Sydney University after having completed a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from the Lahore University of Management Sciences. Between his degrees, Danial worked as a software developer, where he developed applications and specialist skills in database management.
Danial has recently finished his thesis analysing twitter data, to try and predict the outcome of the 2013 general elections in Pakistan. His approach used various data-mining techniques and statistical methods including sentiment analysis and topic modelling.
Danial is also fond of sports, especially soccer and mountain trekking.