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Joe Hellerstein

Joe Hellerstein
Chancellor's Professor, UC Berkeley

Website | @joe_hellerstein

Joseph M. Hellerstein is co-founder and CEO of Trifacta, and a Chancellor’s Professor of Computer Science at the University of California, Berkeley. His work focuses on data-centric systems and the way they drive computing. He is an ACM Fellow, an Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellow and the recipient of three ACM-SIGMOD “Test of Time” awards for his research. In 2010, Fortune Magazine included him in their list of 50 smartest people in technology , and MIT’s Technology Review magazine included his Bloom language for cloud computing on their TR10 list of the 10 technologies “most likely to change our world”.

Sessions

Data Science
Ballroom F
Tutorial Please note: to attend, your registration must include Tutorials on Tuesday.
Joe Hellerstein (UC Berkeley), Jeffrey Heer (Trifacta | University of Washington)
Average rating: ****.
(4.80, 10 ratings)
90-Minutes: Data analysts routinely report spending more time "wrangling" their data than performing analysis per se. In this tutorial we focus on the ever-present yet oft-overlooked challenges of Data Transformation, including discovery, structure, content and curation. We emphasize recent approaches that jointly emphasize interaction and inference, leveraging both human acuity and... Read more.
Sponsored
Ballroom F
Joe Hellerstein (UC Berkeley)
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 1 rating)
Join Trifacta's founders and their customers to learn how Data Transformation is changing the way people work with data. By increasing data analyst productivity and giving business analysts direct access to Big Data for the first time, Trifacta's technology increases the breadth of data they work with, significantly shortens "time to insight", and enables better business decisions. Read more.

Mission City
Joe Hellerstein (UC Berkeley), Tutti Taygerly (Trifacta)
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 23 ratings)
If Big Data is the grand challenge of our time, most analytic effort is like ground control: the hard work behind the scenes that enables ambitious analysis to occur. Read more.
Office Hour
Table A
Joe Hellerstein (UC Berkeley)
Looking to cement your position as an agile data wrangler? Want to shorten “time to insight” and use your data to enable better business decisions? Meet Joe to talk about the human side of data science, and the role of discovery, structure, and content in data transformation. Find out about technology trends in data, including research and impacts on practice. Read more.