Joshua Patterson is a Principal Data Scientist at Accenture Labs and a former Presidential Innovation Fellow. Josh leads data science research for Cyber Security and Risk at Accenture, focusing on big data architecture, analytics, and visualization techniques to accelerate advanced persistent threat, fraud, and anomaly detection at scale. His current passion is graph analytics, GPUs, and advanced visualization. Josh has devoted the last few years to rethinking the cyber defense problem, and is working with leading experts across public sector, private sector, and academia to build a next generation cyber defense platform. Josh holds a BA in economics from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and an MA in economics from the University of South Carolina Moore School of Business.