Rick Chakra

College of Computing and Informatics
Founder & CEO Armada IQ

Education: B.S. Applied Mathematics - UNC Charlotte, M.S. Data Science and Business Analytics - UNC Charlotte, Ph.D. Candidate Computing and Informatics - UNC Charlotte

Courses Taught: DSBA 6156 - Applied Machine Learning (Spring 2023)

Biography: Rick Chakra is the Founder and CEO of Armada IQ, a venture-backed startup building autonomous vehicle assessment and benchmarking tools. Rick's academic research focuses on exploring the boundaries of machine intelligence through simulation. Rick was previously a Senior Consultant in Deloitte's Applied AI practice and has experience in solution architecture, computer vision, and machine learning.