Ori Katz is an Analytical Research Scientist at Earnix, a global provider of advanced rating, pricing, and product personalization solutions for insurers and banks. Dr. Katz conducts research regarding the frontiers of Data Science and Machine Learning developments and their applications in Insurance and Finance, in order to develop future directions for Earnix products. He holds a Ph.D. in Economics, M.A. in economics, and a B.S. in industrial engineering from Tel Aviv University. Prior to joining Earnix, Ori taught economics at Tel Aviv University and Brown University and worked at several research institutions. He has more than 10 years of experience in empirical research.