Data Science and Mining team (DaSciM)
LIX Laboratory, École Polytechnique.


I am a professor in the DaSciM team in LIX at École Polytechnique, working generally in the areas of Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, and Data Science and Mining.

  • September 2019 — Present Professor (September 2016 — August 2019 Assistant Professor) in the DaSciM group at École Polytechnique in France.

  • February 2016 — August 2016. Post-doc researcher at Télécom ParisTech in France.

  • December 2013 — January 2016. Post-doc researcher affiliated with Aalto University and HIIT in Finland.

  • October 2010 — November 2013. Post-doc (and then visiting lecturer) in the Dept. of Signal Theory and Communications at the Universidad Carlos III de Madrid in Spain.

  • 2010. PhD from the Machine Learning Group at the University of Waikato in New Zealand.

  • 2006. Bachelor of Computing and Mathematical Sciences (BCMS Hons.) from The University of Waikato, New Zealand.


Email: jread @ lix . polytechnique . fr

Telephone: +33 (0)1 69 35 69 92


Office Address

LIX, École Polytechnique
Bâtiment Alan Turing, Office 1073
1 rue Honoré d’Estienne d’Orves
91120 Palaiseau


  • [December 2019] I will be one of the Program Chains in ECML-PKDD 2021 which will be held in Bilbao, Spain

  • [September 2019] Our paper on Classifier Chains for Multi-label Classification wins the Test of Time Award at ECML-PKDD 2019

  • [September 2019] We (with Abdul Barakat and Olaf Mercler) gave a talk on Biomedical engineering and its applications: an academic perspective" at AI for Health, Palais de Tokyo, Paris

  • [September 2019] I have been tenured as Professor at Ecole Polytechnique

  • [April 2019] Looking for a Postdoc to work on applying machine learning to multi-energy systems. Contact me if interested.

  • [09 April 2019] I gave an expert talk at Huawei (Network AI Workshop) about Learning in Multi-dimensional Data Streams

  • [08 March 2019] I gave a seminar talk at Imperial College London about Unified Streaming/Batch Learning and Explainable Multi-output Prediction

  • [Feb 2019] I am SPC for IJCAI’19

  • [January 2019] DIX is hiring for Assistant Professor positions in the area of AI/Machine Learning

  • [November 2018] I gave a talk on Time Series at the meeting Intelligence Artificielle et Médecine Personnalisée in Lyon.

  • [October 2018] Our paper on our Scikit-Multiflow framework for learning from multi-output streaming data was accepted in JMLR-mloss