Michael Li is founder and CEO of The Data Incubator, a data science education company best known for an eight-week fellowship to help Ph.Ds and postdocs transition from academia into industry. Previously, he headed monetization data science at Foursquare and has worked at Google, Andreessen Horowitz, J.P. Morgan and D.E. Shaw. He is a regular contributor to Harvard Business Review, O’Reilly, The Wall Street Journal, Entrepreneur, Venture Beat, Tech Crunch and Fast Company. Michael earned his B.S. and Ph.D. in Mathematics from Princeton University and was a Marshall Scholar at the University of Cambridge.
Michael is an alumnus of the Science Talent Search 2003 and International Science and Engineering Fair 2003.