Presented By
O’Reilly + Intel AI
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 software engineer at Twitter, where he tech leads a group of people to build platform and infrastructure for working with ML models. Currently, he works on unifying Twitter around a single ML framework & infrastructure, bringing together users of Lua Torch, PyTorch, Scikit Learn, XGBoost, VW, and other in house ML solutions. 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: Rendezvous
Secondary topics:  Deep Learning and Machine Learning tools, Media, Marketing, Advertising, Platforms and infrastructure
Yi Zhuang (Twitter), Nicholas Leonard (Twitter)
Twitter is a 4000+ employee company with many ML use cases. Historically, there are many different ways to productionize ML at Twitter. In this session, we describe the setup and benefits of a unified ML platform for production, and how Twitter Cortex team brings together users of various ML tools. Read more.