Speaker: Jeff Magnusson

VP Data Platform @StitchFix

As Director of the Data Platform at Stitch Fix, Jeff Magnusson leads the team responsible for building robust and scalable infrastructure and data services that integrate with numerous interfaces across the business. By leveraging machine computation together with expert­human judgement to generate recommendations and insights, these platforms unlock innovative ways to utilize data science and machine learning that optimize and differentiate the way the company operates the business. Prior to Stitch Fix, Jeff managed the Data Platform Architecture team at Netflix, where he helped design and open source many of the components of the Hadoop based infrastructure and big data platform. Jeff holds a PhD from the University of Florida, specializing in database system implementation.

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Proposed Tracks

  • Real-World Data Engineering

    Showcasing DataEng tech and highlighting the strengths of each in real-world applications.

  • Deep Learning Applications & Practices

    Deep learning lessons using Tensorflow, Keras, PyTorch, Caffe across machine translation, computer vision.

  • AI Meets the Physical World

    The track where AI touches the physical world, think drones, ROS, NVidea, TPU and more.

  • Data Architectures You've Always Wondered About

    How did they do that? Real-time predictive pipelines at places like Uber, Self-Driving Cars at Google, Robotic Warehouses from Ocado in the UK, are all possible examples.

  • Applied ML for Software

    Practical machine learning inside the data centers and on software engineering teams.

  • Time Series Patterns & Practices

    Stocks, ad tech/real-time bidding, and anomaly detection. Patterns and practices for more effective Time Series work.