Jakub Czakon is Senior Data Scientist at neptune.ml. He graduated Physics at University of Silesia in Katowice and Finance at University of Economics in Wroclaw.
He is a seasoned chess player holding a prestigious International Master title.
He’s data driven mentality drove him to machine learning where he worked on various data science projects involving facial recognition, optical character recognition, cancer detection and classification, satellite image segmentation, text mining labor market data and many more. He was a member of the teams that won MICCAI Munich 2015 „Combined Imaging and Digital Pathology Classification Challenge”, won MICCAI Athens 2016 „Pet segmentation challenge using a data management and processing infrastructure” and won crowdAI “Mapping Challenge” competition in 2018.