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Make Data Work
Sept 29–Oct 1, 2015 • New York, NY
Jan Neumann

Jan Neumann
Director, Applied AI Research, Comcast

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Jan Neumann leads Comcast’s Applied Artificial Intelligence Research Group, which combines large-scale machine learning, deep learning, NLP, and computer vision to develop novel algorithms and product concepts that improve the experience of Comcast’s customers such as the voice interfaces, virtual assistants, and video and IoT analytics.┬áPreviously, Jan worked for Siemens Corporate Research on various computer vision-related projects, such as driver assistance systems and video surveillance. He has published over 20 papers in scientific conferences and journals and is a frequent speaker on machine learning and data science. He holds a PhD in computer science from the University of Maryland, College Park.

Sessions

4:35pm–5:15pm Thursday, 10/01/2015
Spark & Beyond
Location: 1 E20 / 1 E21 Level: Intermediate
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Sridhar Alla (Comcast), Jan Neumann (Comcast)
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