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8-9 Oct 2018: Training
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London, UK
Suneel Marthi

Suneel Marthi
Principal Technologist, Amazon Web Services

Suneel Marthi is a principal technologist at Amazon Web Services. Suneel is a member of the Apache Software Foundation and is a PMC member on Apache OpenNLP, Apache Mahout, and Apache Streams. He has given talks at the Hadoop Summit, Apache Big Data, Flink Forward, Berlin Buzzwords, and Big Data Tech Warsaw.


13:45–14:25 Wednesday, 10 October 2018
Location: Westminster Suite
Secondary topics:  Deep Learning tools, Edge computing and Hardware, Platforms and infrastructure
GAURAV KAUL (Amazon Web Services), Suneel Marthi (Amazon Web Services), Grigori Fursin (dividiti)
Gaurav Kaul, Grigori Fursin, and Suneel Marthi share trade-offs and design choices that are applicable to deep learning models when training in the cloud, specifically focusing on convergence and numerical stability, which are very important for autonomous driving and medical imaging. They then demonstrate how to optimize cost, performance, and convergence using CPU spot instances in AWS. Read more.