President: Esa Vilkama

Our President and Founder, Esa Vilkama, has over 25 years of experience in applying and teaching machine learning and advanced data analytics for challenging problems in manufacturing. Esa holds a Licentiate degree in Information and Computer Science, and a MS in Technical Physics. His expertise includes AI, machine learning, neural networks, advanced data analytics and visualization, Spotfire, regression, FFT, wavelets, ICA, SPC, DOE, SQL, cross-correlation, LabVIEW and Excel VBA.

>AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner.

>AWS Certified Machine Learning Specialty.

Chief Science Officer: Filip Mulier

Filip Mulier, PhD is a creative and versatile data scientist with 5 years foundational machine learning experience in industrial and retail sectors, along with 20 years of experience leading software development teams.   He holds a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering and is co-author of the Machine Learning textbook “Learning from Data: Concepts, Theories and Methods”.  His experience includes optimizing coating and extrusion manufacturing processes leveraging neural networks and tree-based statistical techniques.  He also has experience applying convolutional neural networks and other deep learning methods for learning from image and audio data.


Optimize manufacturing processes by finding insights in data for solving challenging problems.


The mission of Process Data Insights, LLC is to optimize your manufacturing processes and improve product quality by finding causes of defects and excessive variability.


Uncompromising integrity and business ethics

Exceeding customer expectations

Team work and collaboration

Continuous improvement and learning