Prof. Mohamed Medhat Gaber is is a Professor in Data Analytics at the School of Computing and Digital Technology, Birmingham City University. Mohamed received his PhD from Monash University, Australia. He then held appointments with the University of Sydney, CSIRO, and Monash University, all in Australia. Prior to joining Birmingham City University, Mohamed worked for the Robert Gordon University as a Reader in Computer Science and at the University of Portsmouth as a Senior Lecturer in Computer Science, both in the UK. He has published over 150 papers, co-authored 2 monograph-style books, and edited/co-edited 6 books on data mining and knowledge discovery. His work has attracted well over three thousand citations, with an h-index of 31. Mohamed has served in the program committees of major conferences related to data mining, including ICDM, PAKDD, ECML/PKDD and ICML. He has also co-chaired over 10 workshops and special sessions on various data mining topics. Professor Gaber is recognised as a Fellow of the British Higher Education Academy (HEA). He is also a member of the International Panel of Expert Advisers for the Australasian Data Mining Conferences. In 2007, he was awarded the CSIRO teamwork award.