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Make Data Work
March 5–6, 2018: Training
March 6–8, 2018: Tutorials & Conference
San Jose, CA
Joseph Richards

Joseph Richards
Vice President, Data and Analytics, and Head of the Data Science Applications Team, GE Digital


Joseph (Joey) Richards is vice president of data and analytics at GE Digital and head of the data science applications team, which is responsible for defining and implementing machine learning applications on behalf of GE and its customers. Previously, he was cofounder and chief data scientist at (acquired by GE in 2016), where he built and deployed high-value ML applications for dozens of customers; an NSF postdoctoral researcher in the Statistics and Astronomy Departments at UC Berkeley; and a Fulbright Scholar whose research focused on the applications of supervised and semisupervised learning for problems in astrophysics. Joey holds a PhD in statistics from Carnegie Mellon University.


4:20pm5:00pm Wednesday, March 7, 2018
Secondary topics:  Graphs and Time-series
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Deploying ML software applications for use cases in the industrial internet presents a unique set of challenges. Data-driven problems require approaches that are highly accurate, robust, fast, scalable, and fault tolerant. Joseph Richards shares GE's approach to building production-grade ML applications and explores work across GE in industries such as power, aviation, and oil and gas. Read more.