Speaker: Guy Gerson

Big Data Developer @PayPal

Guy Gerson is a Software Engineer on PayPal’s next generation stream processing platform core team. He is currently working on the adaptation of Statistical and Machine learning methodologies as part of real-time data pipelines. Prior to PayPal, He was a Researcher on the IBM Cloud and Data Technologies group focusing on designing large scale Internet of Things analytics architectures.

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2019 Tracks

  • Predictive Data Pipelines & Architectures

    Case Study focused look at end to end predictive pipelines from places like Salesforce, Uber, Linkedin, & Netflix

  • Sequential Data: Natural Language, Time Series, and Sound

    Techniques, practices, and approaches around time series and sequential data. Expect topics including image recognition, NLP/NLU, preprocess, & crunching of related algorithms.

  • ML in Action

    Applied track demonstrating how to train, score, and handle common machine learning use cases, including heavy concentration in the space of security and fraud