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Make Data Work
Feb 17–20, 2015 • San Jose, CA
Alexander Gray

Alexander Gray
CEO, Skytree, Inc.

Website | @skytreeHQ

Alexander Gray is CTO at Skytree and Associate Professor in the College of Computing at Georgia Tech. His work has focused on algorithmic techniques for making machine learning tractable on massive datasets. He began working with large-scale scientific data in 1993 at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in its Machine Learning Systems Group. He recently served on the National Academy of Sciences Committee on the Analysis of Massive Data, as a Kavli Scholar, and a Berkeley Simons Fellow, and is a frequent advisor and speaker on the topic of machine learning on big data in academia, science, and industry.


1:30pm–2:10pm Friday, 02/20/2015
Location: LL21 A
Ryan Michaluk (Allstate), Alexander Gray (Skytree, Inc.)
Allstate’s foundation is data. We extract value from our data by applying machine learning to make data-driven decisions. In this session, we discuss Allstate’s drive for better business results by using machine learning on Hadoop. Read more.