Maria Gerontini

Senior Data Scientist @ Embark Studios

Stockholm, Sweden

What would you like to talk about?
Data Science within the Game Industry. EDA on games. How to set up the analytics pipeline for a game. Game analytics. Analysis/Predictions on gameplay behaviors

Maria is a senior data scientist at Embark Studios, a rising Stockholm-based game studio whose mission is to allow every player to become a game creator. Prior to her current role, Maria spent seven years at DICE (Electronic Arts) as an Advanced Data Analyst where she led the analytical efforts on AAA titles such as the highly acclaimed Battlefield series, Mirror’s Edge and Star Wars Battlefront. Her greatest passions in game analytics involve game balancing and matchmaking as well as assessing and tuning gameplay experience. Maria holds a MSc in Machine Learning from KTH Royal Institute of Technology and a BSc in Computer Science from Athens University of Economics and Business. In her spare time Maria likes playing the clarinet and…obviously video games.