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September 11, 2018: Training & Tutorials
September 12–13, 2018: Keynotes & Sessions
New York, NY
Ding Ding

Ding Ding
Senior Software Engineer, Intel

Ding Ding is a senior software engineer on Intel’s big data technology team, where she works on developing and optimizing distributed machine learning and deep learning algorithms on Apache Spark, focusing particularly on large-scale analytical applications and infrastructure on Spark.


2:55pm–3:35pm Wednesday, 09/12/2018
Location: 1A 15/16 Level: Intermediate
Secondary topics:  Deep Learning, Temporal data and time-series analytics
Alex Heye (Cray), Ding Ding (Intel)
Precipitation nowcasting is used to predict the future rainfall intensity over a relatively short timeframe. The forecasting resolution and time accuracy required are much higher than for other traditional forecasting tasks. Alexander Heye and Ding Ding explain how to build a precipitation nowcasting system with recurrent neural networks using BigDL on Apache Spark. Read more.