Honour for 'Big Data' Expert

Congratulations to ATSE Fellow, Professor Svetha Venkatesh who was recently inducted into the Victorian Honour Roll of Women.

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Professor Venkatesh is the Director of the Centre for Pattern Recognition and Data Analytics (PRaDA) at Deakin University. Her work has resulted in a number of start-up companies including:

  • iCetana which uses artificial intelligence to monitor large video surveillance networks to find anomalies and detect potential security threats.
  • Toby Playpad app which allows parents to provides therapy for children with autism and monitor their progress.