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

Yi Zhuang
Senior Staff Software Engineer, Twitter

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Yi Zhuang is a machine learning software engineer at Twitter Cortex, where he tech leads a group of people to build a platform for working with ML models. Currently, he works on uniting ML practitioners around a single ML platform, bringing consistency to ML practices at Twitter. Previously, Yi led a group of people to develop a trillion-document scale distributed search engine at Twitter. Yi holds an MS in computer science from Carnegie Mellon University. He loves cats and enjoys pondering over all things technical and logical.

Sessions

2:40pm3:20pm Wednesday, April 17, 2019
Implementing AI
Location: Trianon Ballroom
Secondary topics:  Deep Learning and Machine Learning tools, Media, Marketing, Advertising, Platforms and infrastructure
Yi Zhuang (Twitter), Nicholas Leonard (Twitter)
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Twitter is a large company with many ML use cases. Historically, there have been many ways to productionize ML at Twitter. Yi Zhuang and Nicholas Leonard describe the setup and benefits of a unified ML platform for production and explain how the Twitter Cortex team brings together users of various ML tools. Read more.