Joao Capanema Mansur
Data science is probably the most useful tool right now. Being Interdisciplinary makes MIDS stand out because it understands the value future data scientists can bring to almost any area or sector.
What excites you about data science?
It is science at its best. It allows us to understand the world and make better and more impactful decisions. Any company that makes decisions without adequate use of data science will lacking.
What research area are you most interested in?
Decision-making and consumer behavior, as well as data-based solutions for management.
What do you like to do in your free time?
Anything with a good story. Going out with friends, watching a good show, and writing if I can.
What is one interesting fact about you?
I've worked a lot of odd jobs including bartending and DJing. It's always harder than it looks.