Kareem Aggour is a Principal Scientist in the AI technology discipline at GE Research. He joined GE in 1998 and transferred to GE Research in 2000.
Kareem develops Big Data and knowledge discovery solutions to solve a wide range of digital industrial challenges. For example, he led the development of a scalable Big Data infrastructure accelerating Aviation Digital Twin analytic executions by 100-2,000x. In addition, Kareem led the development of a Big Data platform reducing the runtime of next-generation DNA sequencing data analysis pipelines from weeks to hours. Currently, he is working with GE Additive leading the development of a knowledge-driven federated Big Data storage and analytics platform for capturing and analyzing data across the additive manufacturing lifecycle.
Kareem holds two BS degrees from the University of Maryland, College Park. He earned an MS in Computer Engineering and a PhD in Computer Science from RPI. He has over 30 refereed publications and over 15 issued patents.