2017 - present
Devika Kakkar is a Project Manager at CGA where she leads the area of Geospatial Data Science and Big Data. She has more than a decade experience in Geoinformation Science and has been instrumental in building multiple high-impact and innovative geospatial platforms and datasets including but not limited to KNNP, TSGI, RINX. She is proficient in several programming languages, is an experienced user of Cloud Computing and is well-versed in various state-of-art Data Science technologies. Her interest areas include Geospatial Data Science, Big Data processing, Cloud Computing, AI and Machine Learning. Before joining CGA in 2017, she worked as a researcher with Fraunhofer IIS, Germany, German Research Foundation (DFG) and London School of Economics and Political Science. She holds a master in Geodesy and Geoinformation Science from Technical University Berlin, Germany and a bachelors in Civil Engineering from HBTI, India.