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Oct 15–17, 2014 • New York, NY

Office Hour with Sean Owen (Cloudera)

Sean Owen (Cloudera)
10:30am–11:00am Friday, 10/17/2014
Office Hour
Location: Table B

Sean is the Director of Data Science at Cloudera. Chat with Sean about:

  • Large scale machine learning on Hadoop
  • Using Spark, MLlib, Mahout
  • Connecting R, SAS, et al to Hadoop for analytics
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Sean Owen


Sean is Director of Data Science for EMEA at Cloudera, helping customers build large-scale machine learning solutions on Hadoop. Previously, Sean founded Myrrix Ltd, producing a real-time recommender and clustering product evolved from Mahout. Myrrix is now part of Cloudera. Sean was primary author of recommender components in Apache Mahout, and has been an active committer and PMC member for the project. He is co-author of Mahout in Action.