Alexey A. Dral

Head of Big Data and Machine Learning


Alexey Dral is the Head of Big Data and Machine Learning and the Senior Lecturer at Moscow Institute of Physics and Technologies. He is also the Head of Data Science School at the Corporate University of Sberbank ( His 10 year working experience for the top Russian and international companies, including Amazon AWS, Yandex, Rambler and qualification on large-scale problems, leading R&D teams, defining strategy for the whole departments build up a great mentor with an aspiration to offer insights to his students. He teaches around the globe, launches new onsite and online courses to reduce the gap between industry and academia, supervise Data Science and Data Engineering initiatives.


Big Data Services: Capstone Project

Big Data Applications: Machine Learning at Scale

Big Data Applications: Real-Time Streaming

Big Data Essentials: HDFS, MapReduce and Spark RDD

Big Data Analysis: Hive, Spark SQL, DataFrames and GraphFrames