Maria Isabel Meza Silva

About Maria Isabel Meza Silva

Data Analytics Researcher

Isabel works on the application of analytics to various problem statements for manufacturing companies such as energy efficiency, scheduling, process improvement etc., with a focus on predictive analytics, modelling and data mining. She actively promotes STEM in primary and secondary schools.


  • Design of experiments in manufacturing companies
  • Application of Six Sigma methodology and DMAIC framework
  • Application of simulation models in a poultry company
  • Design of workshops for primary and secondary schools
  • Teaching in education programmes (volunteer)



  • Bachelor of Engineering in Industrial Engineering
  • MicroMasters Programme in Supply Chain Management (in progress)

What motivates you at IMR?

IMR is not only a place where I can develop my Data Science skills by learning and applying them in the manufacturing sector. But it is also a place where I can be involved in activities to promote STEAM through technology in primary and secondary schools.


Data management and querying
Statistical analysis
Data visualization and communication