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 and 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.