2019 Speakers

Speakers and Program Committee

Core Statistics Team @Facebook
Engineering Manager @Uber
Technical Lead of TensorFlow Mobile @Google
Machine Learning Engineer @Airbnb
Co-Founder of KIProtect
Financial Crime Risk @RevolutApp
Software Engineer, Search, Learning, and Intelligence @SlackHQ
Research engineer @Cloudera Fast Forward Labs
Machine Learning Engineer @Autonomous Intelligent Driving
Principal Data Architect @Confluent, PMC Member @Kafka, &...
Data Scientist @Nooxit
Chief Data Engineer @PayPal
Editor-in-chief, InfoQ.com
Software/Technical Advisor C4Media & QCon Chair, previous...
Senior Machine Learning Engineer @Adobe
Data and Analytics Group Lead @NERSC
Big Data Developer @PayPal
Software Engineer @OpenRoboticsOrg
Research Assistant @UC Berkeley RISELab
VP of Engineering and Data Science at @Omnius
Tech Lead @Uber
Research Scientist @Spotify
Director of Engineering & AR Platform @NianticLabs
Cofounder @CloudNative
Research Engineering Manager @Facebook AI Research
Senior Research Scientist @Google
Cofounder and CTO of @PassageAI
Data Scientist @Facebook
Staff ML Research Engineer @PayPal
Engineering Manager @Linkedin focused on Big Data
Data Scientist @Facebook
Head of AI @InsightDataSci
Chief Data Scientist and CEO of @QuantUniversity
Chairman & Founder of @ICED(AI)
Staff Engineer, Tech Lead Manager @Uber
Tech Lead & Manager @Uber
CTO of @CratusTech
Program Manager II @Microsoft
VP Engineering @WeWork
Senior ML / NLP Research Scientist @UberAILabs
Principal Data Scientist Manager @Microsoft
Software Engineer @Cardiogram
Software Engineer & Technical Lead @Cardiogram
Staff Engineer @Spotify
Senior Research Engineer @allen_ai
Data Engineer @Spotify
Senior Director of Developer Experience @Confluent
Aerospace Engineer, Chief Product Officer @AirspaceXP, Prof @USC,...
Senior Engineer & Machine Learning Researcher @Volkswagen
Senior Staff Software Engineer - Artificial Intelligence @LinkedIn
Software Engineer ex-eBay now @Amazon
Staff Software Engineer @LinkedIn
Federated Learning R&D Lead @OWKIN

Directory

First namesort ascending Last name Short title
Yevgeni Litvin Tech Lead @Uber
Wes Reisz Software/Technical Advisor C4Media & QCon Chair, previous Architect @HPE
Vitaliy Liptchinsky Research Engineering Manager @Facebook AI Research
Tim Berglund Senior Director of Developer Experience @Confluent
Sumit Rangwala Senior Staff Software Engineer - Artificial Intelligence @LinkedIn
Sri Krishnamurthy Chief Data Scientist and CEO of @QuantUniversity
Sravya Tirukkovalur Senior Machine Learning Engineer @Adobe
Soups Ranjan Financial Crime Risk @RevolutApp
Sid Anand Chief Data Engineer @PayPal
Shengyu Fu Principal Data Scientist Manager @Microsoft
Shankar Iyer Data Scientist @Facebook
Sean Taylor Core Statistics Team @Facebook
Roland Meertens Machine Learning Engineer @Autonomous Intelligent Driving
Randy Shoup VP Engineering @WeWork
Prabhat Data and Analytics Group Lead @NERSC
Piero Molino Senior ML / NLP Research Scientist @UberAILabs
Peter Schafhalter Research Assistant @UC Berkeley RISELab
Pete Warden Technical Lead of TensorFlow Mobile @Google
Nischal Harohalli Padmanabha VP of Engineering and Data Science at @Omnius
Nasim Souly Senior Engineer & Machine Learning Researcher @Volkswagen
Mitul Tiwari Cofounder and CTO of @PassageAI
Mike Lee Williams Research engineer @Cloudera Fast Forward Labs
Mantas Matelis Software Engineer @Cardiogram
Malay Haldar Machine Learning Engineer @Airbnb
Louise Poubel Software Engineer @OpenRoboticsOrg
Lloyd Danzig Chairman & Founder of @ICED(AI)
Keunwoo Choi Research Scientist @Spotify
Katharine Jarmul Co-Founder of KIProtect
Josh Wills Software Engineer, Search, Learning, and Intelligence @SlackHQ
Joel Grus Senior Research Engineer @allen_ai
Jibin Liu Software Engineer ex-eBay now @Amazon
Jeremy Edberg Cofounder @CloudNative
Jendrik Jördening Data Scientist @Nooxit
Hien Luu Engineering Manager @Linkedin focused on Big Data
Gwen Shapira Principal Data Architect @Confluent, PMC Member @Kafka, & Committer Apache Sqoop
Guy Gerson Big Data Developer @PayPal
Felix GV Staff Software Engineer @LinkedIn
Eric Chen Tech Lead & Manager @Uber
Eric Tramel Federated Learning R&D Lead @OWKIN
Emmanuel Ameisen Head of AI @InsightDataSci
Emily Samuels Staff Engineer @Spotify
Diana Hu Director of Engineering & AR Platform @NianticLabs
Cliff Click CTO of @CratusTech
Chintan Turakhia Engineering Manager @Uber
Charles Humble Editor-in-chief, InfoQ.com
Avesh Singh Software Engineer & Technical Lead @Cardiogram
Anita Sengupta Aerospace Engineer, Chief Product Officer @AirspaceXP, Prof @USC, Pilot, ex @NASA Rocket Scientist
Anil Muppalla Data Engineer @Spotify
Andreas Gros Data Scientist @Facebook
Amit Nene Staff Engineer, Tech Lead Manager @Uber
Allison Buchholtz-Au Program Manager II @Microsoft
Alex Beutel Senior Research Scientist @Google
Aashish Sheshadri Staff ML Research Engineer @PayPal

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