Presented By
O’Reilly + Intel AI
Put AI to Work
April 15-18, 2019
New York, NY
Evan Sparks

Evan Sparks
CEO, Determined AI

Website | @evanrsparks

Evan Sparks is cofounder and CEO of Determined AI, a software company that makes machine learning engineers and data scientists fantastically more productive. Previously, Evan worked in quantitative finance and web intelligence. He holds a PhD in computer science from UC Berkeley, where, as a member of the AMPLab, he contributed to the design and implementation of much of the large-scale machine learning ecosystem around Apache Spark, including MLlib and KeystoneML. He also holds an AB in computer science from Dartmouth College.


1:00pm1:40pm Thursday, April 18, 2019
Implementing AI
Location: Mercury Rotunda
Secondary topics:  Deep Learning and Machine Learning tools, Platforms and infrastructure
Evan Sparks (Determined AI)
Building deep learning applications is hard. Building them repeatably is harder. Maintaining high computational performance during a repeatable deep learning development process is borderline impossible. We describe the key pitfalls associated with fast, repeatable, model development, and what practitioners can do to avoid these and maintain a super-charged AI development workflow. Read more.