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

Applied machine learning at Facebook

Kim Hazelwood (Facebook)
9:35am9:50am Thursday, April 18, 2019
Implementing AI
Location: Grand Ballroom West
Secondary topics:  Platforms and infrastructure
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Applied Machine Learning at Facebook

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Kim Hazelwood


Kim Hazelwood is a senior engineering manager leading the AI Infrastructure Foundation and AI Infrastructure Research efforts at Facebook, where the focus is designing and optimizing efficiency hardware and software systems for Facebook’s many applied machine learning-based products and services. Previously, Kim was a tenured associate professor at the University of Virginia, a software engineer at Google, and director of systems research at Yahoo Labs. She’s been recognized with an NSF CAREER Award, the Anita Borg Early Career Award, the MIT Technology Review Top 35 Innovators under 35 Award, and the ACM SIGPLAN 10-Year Test of Time Award. She currently serves on the Board of Directors of CRA and has authored over 50 conference papers and one book. She holds a PhD in computer science from Harvard University.

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