Fueling innovative software
July 15-18, 2019
Portland, OR
Trevor Grant

Trevor Grant
Open Source Evangelist, IBM


Trevor Grant is an open source technical evangelist at IBM, a committer on the Apache Mahout, and contributor on Apache Streams (incubating), Apache Zeppelin, and Apache Flink projects. In former roles he called himself a data scientist, but the term is so overused these days. He holds an MS in applied math and an MBA from Illinois State University. Trevor’s an organizer of the newly formed Chicago Apache Flink meetup and has presented at Flink Forward, ApacheCon, Apache Big Data, and other meetups nationwide. Trevor was a combat medic in Afghanistan in 2009 and wrote an award-winning undergraduate thesis between missions. He has a dog and a cat and a ’64 Ford and he loves them all very much.


1:45pm2:25pm Wednesday, July 17, 2019
Secondary topics:  AI Enhanced
Holden Karau (Independent), Trevor Grant (IBM)
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Data science, machine learning, and artificial intelligence have exploded in popularity in the last five years, but the nagging question of how to put models into production remains. Holden Karau and Trevor Grant demonstrate how to build a machine learning model and set up serving across clouds with Kubeflow. Read more.