Academic Profile : Faculty

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Dr Nguwi Yok Yen
Senior Lecturer, College of Business (Nanyang Business School) - Division of Information Technology & Operations Management
Yok-Yen is a Senior Lecturer of Data Analytics in College of Business (Nanyang Business School). She obtained her BEng(Computer) from The University of Newcastle, Australia before completing her PhD in Computer Engineering at Nanyang Technological University. Apart from that, she also received ACCA accountancy qualification.

She accumulated her tertiary teaching experience since 2006. She has taught students at undergraduate level, graduate level, executive level as well as supervised honors and research students. She received multiple teaching awards, including the prestigious Nanyang Education Award.

In terms of research, she enjoys discovering the intelligence within data and shaping the right algorithm for data analysis. She has studied data of different forms and published work in the domains of intelligent transport system, cognitive based emotion recognition, health and psychology informatics. Her work has appeared in Expert System with Applications, Neural Computing & Applications, Journal of Technology and Behavioral Science as well as Connection Science.
Business Analytics, Intelligent System, Machine Learning, Neural Networks
Nanyang Education Award (School), 2023
Teaching Excellence Award (ITOM), 2022
Teacher of the Year Award (MsBA), 2021