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Make Data Work
March 13–14, 2017: Training
March 14–16, 2017: Tutorials & Conference
San Jose, CA
Carlos Guestrin

Carlos Guestrin
Professor, University of Washington | Apple


Carlos Guestrin is the director of machine learning at Apple and the Amazon Professor of Machine Learning in Computer Science and Engineering at the University of Washington. Carlos was the cofounder and CEO of Turi (formerly Dato and GraphLab), a machine-learning company acquired by Apple. A world-recognized leader in the field of machine learning, Carlos was named one of the 2008 brilliant 10 by Popular Science. He received the 2009 IJCAI Computers and Thought Award for his contributions to artificial intelligence and a Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE).


11:50am12:30pm Thursday, March 16, 2017
Secondary topics:  Hardcore Data Science
Carlos Guestrin (University of Washington | Apple)
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Carlos Guestrin offers an overview of anchors and aLIME, a novel, high-precision explanation technique for the predictions of any classifier in an interpretable and faithful manner, demonstrating the flexibility of these methods by explaining different models for text, image classification, and visual question answering and exploring the usefulness of explanations via novel experiments. Read more.