Put AI to Work
April 15-18, 2019
New York, NY
Santi Adavani

Santi Adavani
Cofounder, RocketML


Santi Adavani is a cofounder at RocketML, where he and his team are building a superfast engine for building machine learning models. Previously, Santi was a product manager and software development lead in the Technology and Manufacturing Group at Intel. He holds a PhD in computational sciences from the University of Pennsylvania. His areas of expertise include high-performance computing, nonlinear optimization, partial differential equations, machine learning, and big data.


1:50pm2:30pm Wednesday, April 17, 2019
Models and Methods
Location: Grand Ballroom West
Secondary topics:  Models and Methods, Platforms and infrastructure
Vinay Rao (RocketML), Santi Adavani (RocketML)
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The AI industry needs new software architectures for distributed systems to solve critical problems. Vinay Rao and Santi Adavani explain why software architectures will lead the next generation of machine learning approaches and how RocketML has built logistic regression models on the KDD12 dataset with ~150 million samples on an eight-Intel Xeon-node cluster in under a minute. Read more.