Put open source to work
July 16–17, 2018: Training & Tutorials
July 18–19, 2018: Conference
Portland, OR
Joel Grus

Joel Grus
Research Engineer, Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence

Website | @joelgrus

Joel Grus is a research engineer at the Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence, the author of the beloved O’Reilly book Data Science from Scratch , and the blog post “Fizz Buzz in TensorFlow.” Previously, he was a software engineer at Google and a data scientist at a variety of startups. He lives in Seattle.


2:35pm3:15pm Wednesday, July 18, 2018
Live coding
Location: Portland 252
Level: Intermediate
Joel Grus (Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence)
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Joel Grus live-codes a deep learning library from scratch—well, from NumPy—and trains some demonstration models, placing particular emphasis on writing readable code, creating a usable library, and using good abstractions. You'll learn a good bit about both deep learning and library design. Read more.