Vitalii Balabanov is a Data Scientist with the World Bank’s Development Data Group. He is responsible for designing and implementing systems for data collection, including country-level population censuses (like Survey Solutions, which is used in almost 200 counties). His main areas of contribution include developing core functionality, interaction with the client to collect technical specifications, product support, organization, and providing trainings and workshops. He holds a M.Sc. degree in Applied Mathematics from Karazin National University in Ukraine.