Anastasios Panagiotelis is an Associate Professor of Business Analytics at the University of Sydney Business School. He is also a Director of the International Institute of Forecasters. His work lies in the intersection of business analytics, statistics and econometrics. He conducts research on the development of novel statistical methodology and its application to large scale datasets in energy, macroeconomics and online retail. He led the Australian Research Council Discovery Project “Macroeconomic Forecasting in a Big Data World”. This project saw the launch of www.ausmacrodata.org, a website that enables researchers to easily search for and download data on over 40,000 Australian macroeconomic variables. He has published in a diverse range of top-tier journals including the Journal of the American Statistical Association, Journal of Econometrics, European Journal of Operational Research, Journal of Business and Economic Statistics, Journal of Computational and Graphical Statistics and Insurance: Mathematics and Economics. Anastasios recieved his PhD from the University of Sydney and was previously a member of Faculty at the Department of Econometrics and Business Statistics at Monash University and an Alexander von Humboldt Postdoctoral Researcher at the Chair of Mathematical Statistics at the Technical University of Munich.
PhD in Econometrics and Business Statistics, 2009
Bachelor of Economics, 2004