Aakanksha is an Advisory Data Scientist in the Data Science and AI Elite team at IBM. Based out of New York, she works with clients to build data science and machine learning driven solutions and achieve business impact. Her background includes a Master’s in Data Science from Columbia University and Bachelor’s in Computer Science from University of Delhi. Her work spans across industries and applications of machine learning -- she has led and delivered projects in Financial Services, Automotive and Supply Chain among others. She is also a strong advocate for using AI for Social Good.