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

Ion Stoica
Professor, UC Berkeley

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Ion Stoica is a professor in the EECS Department at the University of California, Berkeley, where he does research on cloud computing and networked computer systems. Ion’s previous work includes dynamic packet state, chord DHT, internet indirection infrastructure (i3), declarative networks, and large-scale systems, including Apache Spark, Apache Mesos, and Alluxio. He is the cofounder of Databricks—a startup to commercialize Apache Spark—and Conviva—a startup to commercialize technologies for large-scale video distribution. Ion is an ACM fellow and has received numerous awards, including inclusion in the SIGOPS Hall of Fame (2015), the SIGCOMM Test of Time Award (2011), and the ACM doctoral dissertation award (2001).

Sessions

1:45pm5:15pm Tuesday, April 16, 2019
Location: Petit Trianon
Secondary topics:  Deep Learning and Machine Learning tools, Reinforcement Learning
Robert Nishihara (UC Berkeley), Philipp Moritz (UC Berkeley), Ion Stoica (UC Berkeley), Eric Liang (UC Berkeley RISELab)
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Ray is a general purpose framework for programming your cluster. Robert Nishihara, Philipp Moritz, Ion Stoica, and Eric Liang lead a deep dive into Ray, walking you through its API and system architecture and sharing application examples, including several state-of-the-art AI algorithms. Read more.