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O’Reilly + Cloudera
Make Data Work
March 25-28, 2019
San Francisco, CA
Will Crichton

Will Crichton
Graduate Student, Stanford University


Will Crichton is a PhD student in computer science at Stanford, advised by Pat Hanrahan. He creates systems that merge research in parallel computing and programming language design to solve impactful problems. Will’s current focus is on tools to enable large-scale visual data analysis, or processing massive collections of images and videos, including published work at SIGGRAPH.


11:50am12:30pm Thursday, March 28, 2019
Fait Poms (Stanford University), Will Crichton (Stanford University)
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Video is now the largest source of data on the internet, so we need tools to make it easier to process and analyze. Alex Poms and Will Crichton offer an overview of Scanner, the first open source distributed system for building large-scale video processing applications, and explore real-world use cases. Read more.