Meet the Instructor

Dirk Oliver Biesinger

Dirk Biesinger is a data scientist by day — most recently for Microsoft — and a machine learning enthusiast by night. Biesinger moved to the Seattle area in 2017 and previously lived and worked in Canada and Germany. He holds a bachelor's in business information systems and an associate degree as an industrial mechanical technician. Biesinger has worked in diverse industries: technology, aerospace, oil and gas, food, banking, and manufacturing. He also organizes the weekly Greater Seattle Kaggle meet-up.