Joy Mustafi

Principal Applied Scientist @ Microsoft - AI & Research

Hyderabad Area, India

Computer Vision Natural Language Processing
Among Top Ten Data Scientists in India ( and Winner of Zinnov Award "Technical Role Model - Emerging Technologies (Senior Level)" in 2017.

Joy Mustafi is Principal Applied Scientist at Microsoft - Artificial Intelligence and Research, Data Science and Machine Learning (2016 - Present). Joy has fifteen years of experience in industrial, research and academic world. Did graduation in Statistics (2000) from Ramakrishna Mission Residential College, Narendrapur and post-graduation in Computer Application (2003) from Regional Computer Center, Kolkata. Got the Research Fellowship Award in Computer and Communication Sciences from Indian Statistical Institute (2004). Had worked with IBM for a decade (2006 - 2016) as Data Scientist, and involved in the Business Analytics and Optimization, Watson Solutions, IT Operations Analytics etc. Contributed as SME for Microsoft Bing, Microsoft Cortana Intelligence Suite, Microsoft Azure ML (Machine Learning), Microsoft Power BI (Business Intelligence), Microsoft R Open (MRAN), IBM Watson Analytics, IBM SPSS Statistics, IBM SPSS Modeler (with Text Analytics) etc. Engaged as visiting faculty member in different academic organizations. Having more than twenty patents and many research publications on Cognitive Informatics and Data Science.

Joy is the Founder and President of MUST Research Club (, a Non-Profit Organization registered under Society Act of India.

Visiting Faculty at Indian School of Business

Jul 2017 - Present

Principal Applied Scientist - Microsoft Artificial Intelligence and Research at microsoft

Apr 2016 - Present

Artificial Intelligence and Research, Data Science and Machine Learning

Senior Data Scientist - IBM IT Operations Analytics at IBM

Sep 2014 - Feb 2016

IBM Global Technology Services, IT Operations Analytics CoE

Analytics Consultant - IBM Watson at IBM

Jan 2013 - Sep 2014

IBM Software Group, Watson

Data Specialist - IBM Advanced Analytics at IBM

Jul 2006 - Dec 2012

IBM Global Business Services, Business Analytics and Optimization