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Make Data Work
Oct 15–17, 2014 • New York, NY
Ailey Crow

Ailey Crow
Data Scientist, Pivotal

Ailey is a Senior Data Scientist at Pivotal Inc focusing on life sciences and healthcare. She holds a Ph.D. in Biophysics from UC Berkeley where her research focused on applying novel atomic force microscopy (AFM) techniques to cell mechanics. She has worked in both the Biomedical Imaging Group and Angiogenesis Group at Genentech improving automated image processing and employing machine learning to detect tissue types and architecture for digital pathology. Ailey also teaches optics and microscopy to middle schoolers as a volunteer for Citizen Schools and works with the Clearity Foundation to maintain a database of clinical trial information relevant to Ovarian Cancer.


2:35pm–3:15pm Friday, 10/17/2014
Hadoop in Action
Location: 1 C03/1 C04
Ailey Crow (Pivotal)
Average rating: ****.
(4.29, 7 ratings)
Automated image processing improves efficiency for a diverse range of applications from defect detection in manufacturing to tumor detection in medical images. We’ll go beyond traditional approaches to image processing, which fail for large image datasets, by leveraging Hadoop for processing a vast number of arbitrarily large images. Read more.
3:25pm–4:05pm Friday, 10/17/2014
Office Hour
Location: Table E
Ailey Crow (Pivotal)
Bring Ailey all your follow-up questions from her session regarding image processing on Hadoop. She’s ready to talk about image analytics for large images or a large number of images, digital pathology and medical imaging, and image storage in-database or on Hadoop. Read more.