Colby Ford

School of Data Science
School of Data Science
Blue Granite

Education: Ph.D. in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology, UNC Charlotte

Courses Taught: Cloud Computing for Data Analysis DSBA 6190

Dr, Colby Ford is a Data Scientist/Artificial Intelligence Solution Architect with BlueGranite. He has deep industry experience as a Data Scientist and is a top Microsoft partner. Ford has expertise in all things Azure including the design of scalable, cloud-based architectures and creating enterprise-grade AI solutions. In addition to his technical expertise, he is active in the technical community, having hosted many training events on Microsoft products such as Microsoft ML Server, Azure Databricks, and Power BI as well as teaching courses on Machine Learning, High Performance Computing, and Mathematical Modeling. His research interests primarily focus on Visual Analytics, Machine Learning, Mathematics, and Genomics.