Speaker: Nasim Souly

Senior Engineer & Machine Learning Researcher @Volkswagen

Nasim is a Senior Machine learning engineer at Volkswagen Group of America, Electronics Research Lab in Belmont, CA, where she is a member of perception and machine learning group working on applying deep learning to advanced topics in autonomous driving.

 She holds a Ph.D. of computer science from the University of Central Florida, where her research mainly focused on computer vision applications of machine learning namely saliency detection, activity recognition, and semantic segmentation.

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2019 Tracks

  • 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

  • Deep Learning in Practice

    Deep learning use cases around edge computing, deep learning for search, explainability, fairness, and perception.

  • Handling Sequential Data Like an Expert / ML Applied to Operations

    Discussing the complexities of time (half track) and Machine Learning in the data center (half track). Exploring topics from hyper loglog to predictive auto-scaling in each of two half-day tracks.

    Half-day tracks