About Peter Kua







Peter Kua

    • Head of Big Data Analytics Innovation, Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC)
    • Co-founder, AsianDataScience.com

Peter Kua is a thought leader in driving the National Big Data Analytics Initiative agenda to realize Malaysia’s vision of being a regional hub for advanced data analytics by 2020.

Peter has extensive ICT experience in various roles like strategy, entrepreneurship, project management and software development. He has successfully led a team of machine learning experts and developers to explore and commercialize image search & recognition technologies, as well as a palm oil yield prediction tool.

Peter has also designed and developed an adaptive learning tool based on fuzzy logic and is knowledgeable in machine learning technologies such as artificial neural networks and fuzzy systems.


  • MSc, Electrical Engineering, Wichita State University, USA
  • BSc, Electrical Engineering, Wichita State University, USA