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Maria Velez-Rojas

Research Scientist
Simplifies the Complex and Geeks Out on Gadgets

Dr. Maria Velez-Rojas is a Research Scientist with CA Strategic Research, and works out of the Santa Clara office. Her research interests lie at the intersection of visual interfaces and visual literacy, data analytics and human-computer interaction. At CA technologies, Maria leads research projects that explore the use of data visualization techniques to support data analysis in areas such as cyber security, anomaly detection and infrastructure management.

Maria received a Master of Science and a Ph.D. degree in Computer Engineering from Rutgers University in 2004 and 2009, respectively. Her Ph.D. dissertation was in the development of training methods that help individuals gain basic comprehension strategies and analytic skills for the efficient use of data visualizations. Maria has been a member of organizing committee for the IEEE Visualization conference since 2009.

“CA customers come to us looking for answers to complex problems that push technical boundaries and that cannot be solved by traditional approaches. I draw from the diverse expertise of CA teams to reach simple and effective solutions. Creative problem solving not only delights our customers but also empowers them by making them our partners as market innovators.”

Dr. Maria Velez-Rojas
Lead Research Scientist, CA Technologies

Awards

​CA Technologies top patent holder, 2016

Experience as Reviewer

​IEEE Conference on Information Visualization Conference

IEEE Conference on Scientific Visualization Conference

IEEE Conference on Visual Analytics Science and Technology

ACM Conference on Human Computer Interaction

 

Experience in Event Organization

​Member of organizing committee, IEEE Visualization conference. 2009 - Present.