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Make Data Work
Sept 29–Oct 1, 2015 • New York, NY
Hossein Falaki

Hossein Falaki
Software Engineer, Databricks Inc.


Hossein Falaki is a software engineer at Databricks working on the next big thing. Prior to that he was a data scientist at Apple’s personal assistant, Siri. He graduated with Ph.D. in Computer Science from UCLA, where he was a member of the Center for Embedded Networked Sensing (CENS).


1:15pm–1:55pm Wednesday, 09/30/2015
Spark & Beyond
Location: 1 E20 / 1 E21 Level: Intermediate
Hossein Falaki (Databricks Inc.)
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R is the favorite language of many data scientists. In addition to a language and runtime, R is a rich ecosystem of libraries for a wide range of use cases from statistical inference to data visualization. However, handling large or distributed data with R is challenging. Hence R is used along with other frameworks and languages by most data scientist. Read more.
2:55pm–3:35pm Wednesday, 09/30/2015
Office Hours
Location: Table A (O'Reilly Booth)
Hossein Falaki (Databricks Inc.)