Ployplearn Ravivanpong (Gib)

Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)
Campus Süd
Institute of Telematics
Chair for Pervasive Computing Systems / TECO
Vincenz-Prießnitz-Straße 1
76131 Karlsruhe
Building 07.07, Room : 202
email: ravivanpong(at)

Short CV

2017 – present Research Associate at TECO
2016 – 2017 Pricing Analyst at GFKL Financial Services GmbH (Part of Lowell Group)
2014 Graduation with Master (MSc) of Economics Engineering at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)
2011 Graduation with Bachelor (BSc) of Economics at University of Mannheim
2008 Graduation with Bachelor (BSc) of Electrical Engineering at University of Applied Science Mannheim


2017 – present Data Scientist @ Smart Data Solution Center (SDSC-BW) – Smart Data Analytics for Small and Medium Enterprises

Research Interests

  • Text mining for economic policy and project evaluations
  • Causual inference
  • Application of data mining and machine learning in economics
  • Financial network analysis

Peer-Reviewed Publications

The following list is automatically generated from Mendeley using Michael Koch’s WP Mendeley Plugin .

Supervised Theses


  • Will They Block Each Other? A ‘block’ Prediction System for Live Chat (co-supervising with Dr. Ngo)
  • TxT-Fresh – Automatisches Feature-Extraction-Modul für die Textanalyse (co-supervising with Dr. Ngo)
  • Text Mining Tool for Literature Survey on Data Mining Applications in Finance and Economics


  • Konzeption eines regelunterstützten, interaktiven Annotationssystems zur Klassifikation kritischer Geschäftsobjekte

Past Seminar Topics

Mobile Computing and Ubiquitous Technologies Seminar

  • Basics of Expert Systems
  • Correlation vs. Causality
  • Literature Survey on Data Mining Techniques in Economics

Designing and Conducting Experimental Studies Seminar

  • Bedeutung von Machine-Learning in der Volkswirtschaftslehre – Expert Interviews