Sanja Šćepanović currently works on a data science and business development project at the startup ICEYE. ICEYE is building the world’s first microsatellite SAR radar constellation. Sanja is developing deep learning models for segmentation of the SAR images.
Sanja completed PhD in data science at Aalto Univ. in Finland in Feb 2018. She was part of the Data Mining group led by Prof. Aristides Gionis. Her doctoral thesis co-supervisors were Prof. Pan Hui and Prof. Jukka K. Nurminen. She analyzed large-scale datasets towards increasing the scientific knowledge in the fields of social networks, human mobility, Web cyber security and smart energy grid. In parallel, she was enrolled in the business and entrepreneurship degree at the EIT Digital Academy. During the PhD research, she visited CERN, TU Delft and is also an alumna of International Space Univ. Her professional experiences include the Central bank of Montenegro and a startup in Silicon Valley.
Her interest is data science in general, with a particular focus on computational social science and the application of data science for the space domain.