RapidMiner CEO Ingo Mierswa talks about “predaction”, reasons for RapidMiner popularity, business source model, analytics to investigate fraud, key turning points, and more.
Ingo Mierswa is an industry-veteran data scientist since starting to develop RapidMiner at the AI Division of the University of Dortmund, Germany. Mierswa has authored numerous award-winning publications about predictive analytics and big data. Mierswa, the entrepreneur, is the founder of RapidMiner. Under his leadership RapidMiner has grown up to 300% per year over the past five years. In 2012, he spearheaded the go-international strategy with the opening of offices in the US.