Neil Eklund

Neil Eklund

Job Title: Chief Data Scientist

Company: Schlumberger

Neil is an experienced technologist in the space of data science, industrial analytics, and machine learning, with significant experience in developing fielded solutions to practical industrial problems. He has 20 years of deep technical experience across multiple industry segments – Aerospace, Energy, Healthcare, Oil & Gas, Financial, and Rail. External customers include DARPA, NASA, Lockheed Martin, and Boeing.

Neil has been technical lead on a wide range of high-impact projects, resulting in 11 patents, with another 15 pending, and over 70 technical publications. He is also a graduate-level university Machine Learning instructor, and an active contributor to the International Standards Organization (ISO) in the field of diagnostics and prognostics for complex machinery.