Salim Lahmiri is full professor at ESCA School of Management. He graduated from Concordia University (Montreal), and holds a master of engineering degree from the department of electrical engineering at École de Technologie Supérieure (Montreal) and Ph.D degree from the department of computer science at University of Quebec at Montreal. His research interests are in data science, analytics, modeling, and predictives. He published several papers in international high ranking peer-reviewed journals and conferences from IEEE, IET, Elsevier, Springer, and Wiley. He is also reviewer for various top ranked scientific journals in engineering, science, and business from previous publishers.