Itai Dattner is on the faculty of the Department of Statistics at the University of Haifa since 2013. He received his Ph.D and M.A. degrees in Statistics from University of Haifa in 2011 and 2007 respectively. He was a post-doctoral researcher at EURANDOM, Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands, where he was involved in joint research project with Philips Research Eindhoven, Department of Molecular Diagnostics. While doing the PhD, he served as Data Manager and Biostatistician in the EGeR Clinical Trial. Itai Dattner's research is supported by the German-Israeli Foundation (The GIF Young Scientists’ Program), and the Israeli Science Foundation (ISF). Itai Dattner serves as the Israeli representative for the Executive Committee of the Eastern Mediterranean Region (EMR) of the of the International Biometrics Society (IBS). He is doing consulting work in a variety of fields such as digital advertising, mobile networks, finance and big data companies.