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Make Data Work
22–23 May 2017: Training
23–25 May 2017: Tutorials & Conference
London, UK
Leah McGuire

Leah McGuire
Lead Member of the Technical Staff, Salesforce

Leah McGuire is a lead member of the technical staff at Salesforce Einstein, where she builds platforms to enable the integration of machine learning into Salesforce products. Previously, Leah was a senior data scientist on the data products team at LinkedIn working on personalization, entity resolution, and relevance for a variety of LinkedIn data products and completed a postdoctoral fellowship at the University of California, Berkeley. She holds a PhD in computational neuroscience from the University of California, San Francisco, where she studied the neural encoding and integration of sensory signals.

Sessions

12:0512:45 Thursday, 25 May 2017
Secondary topics:  Cloud
Level: Intermediate
Leah McGuire (Salesforce)
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What if you had to build more models than there are data scientists in the world—a feat enterprise companies serving hundreds of thousands of businesses often have to do? Leah McGuire offers an overview of Salesforce's general-purpose machine-learning platform that automatically builds per-company optimized models for any given predictive problem at scale, beating out most hand-tuned models. Read more.