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Make Data Work
March 5–6, 2018: Training
March 6–8, 2018: Tutorials & Conference
San Jose, CA
Dr. Vijay Srinivas Agneeswaran

Dr. Vijay Srinivas Agneeswaran
Senior Director, Technology, Publicis.Sapient

Website | @a_vijaysrinivas

Vijay Srinivas Agneeswaran is a senior director of technology at Publicis.Sapient. Vijay has spent the last 12 years creating intellectual property and building products in the big data area at Oracle, Cognizant, and Impetus, including building PMML support into Spark/Storm and implementing several machine learning algorithms, such as LDA and random forests, over Spark. He also led a team that build a big data governance product for role-based, fine-grained access control inside of Hadoop YARN and built the first distributed deep learning framework on Spark. Earlier in his career, Vijay was a postdoctoral research fellow at the LSIR Labs within the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Lausanne (EPFL). He is a senior member of the IEEE and a professional member of the ACM. He holds four full US patents and has published in leading journals and conferences, including _IEEE Transactions.

His research interests include distributed systems, cloud, grid, peer-to-peer computing, machine learning for big data, and other emerging technologies.

Vijay holds a bachelor’s degree in computer science and engineering from SVCE, Madras University, an MS (by research) from IIT Madras, and a PhD from IIT Madras.


1:30pm5:00pm Tuesday, March 6, 2018
Abhishek Kumar (Publicis.Sapient), Dr. Vijay Srinivas Agneeswaran (Publicis.Sapient)
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Abhishek Kumar and Vijay Srinivas Agneeswaran offer an introduction to deep learning-based recommendation and learning-to-rank systems using TensorFlow. You'll learn how to build a recommender system based on intent prediction using deep learning that is based on a real-world implementation for an ecommerce client. Read more.
11:50am12:30pm Thursday, March 8, 2018
Ask Me Anything
Location: 212 A-B
Dr. Vijay Srinivas Agneeswaran (Publicis.Sapient), Abhishek Kumar (Publicis.Sapient)
Join Vijay Srinivas Agneeswaran and Abhishek Kumar to discuss recommender systems—particularly deep learning-based recommender systems in TensorFlow—or ask any other questions you have about deep learning. Read more.
2:40pm3:20pm Thursday, March 8, 2018
Ajay Mothukuri (Sapient), Dr. Vijay Srinivas Agneeswaran (Publicis.Sapient)
Ajay Mothukuri and Vijay Srinivas Agneeswaran explain how to use open source blockchain technologies such as Hyperledger to implement the European Union's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) regulation. Read more.