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

Augustina Ragwitz
Accessibility Advocate, IBM Center for Open-Source Data & AI Technologies (CODAIT) , IBM


I’ve spent over 20 years working in the software industry and contributing to open source projects. I started exploring vision accessibility to manage my own ADHD struggles with vision over-stimulation thanks to advances in computer screens and increasingly complex user interfaces. Through my role at IBM, I am working with the Oregon Commission for the Blind’s vocational rehabilitation team to advocate for people with blindness in the tech industry.


4:00pm4:30pm Tuesday, July 17, 2018
Location: B115-116
Tags: tensorflow
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R has a rich history as an open source statistical computing project and is a mainstay of data science. Gabriela de Queiroz and Augustina Ragwitz explain how R has gotten together with TensorFlow to provide a great toolkit for deep learning. Read more.