Skip to main content
Make Data Work
Oct 15–17, 2014 • New York, NY
Ameet Talwalkar

Ameet Talwalkar
Assistant Professor ; Cofounder and Chief Scientist, Carnegie Mellon University and Determined AI

Website

Ameet Talwalkar is cofounder and chief scientist at Determined AI and an assistant professor in the School of Computer Science at Carnegie Mellon University. His research addresses scalability and ease-of-use issues in the field of statistical machine learning, with applications in computational genomics. Ameet led the initial development of the MLlib project in Apache Spark. He is the coauthor of the graduate-level textbook Foundations of Machine Learning (MIT Press) and teaches an award-winning MOOC on edX, Distributed Machine Learning with Apache Spark.

Sessions

9:00am–5:00pm Wednesday, 10/15/2014
SOLD OUT
Hadoop & Beyond
Location: Hall A 23/24
Paco Nathan (derwen.ai), Michael Armbrust (Databricks), Tathagata Das (Databricks), Matei Zaharia (Databricks), Reynold Xin (Databricks), Ameet Talwalkar (Carnegie Mellon University and Determined AI), Holden Karau (Google), Joseph Bradley (Databricks), Sameer Farooqui (Databricks), Patrick Wendell (Databricks)
Average rating: ***..
(3.75, 20 ratings)
Spark Camp, organized by the creators of the Apache Spark project at Databricks, will be a day long hands-on introduction to the Spark platform including Spark Core, the Spark Shell, Spark Streaming, Spark SQL, MLlib, and more. Read more.