October 28–31, 2019

Building TensorFlow: Libraries and custom op

Jason Zaman (Light Labs), Yifei Feng (Google)
2:30pm3:00pm Monday, October 28, 2019
Location: Magnolia

TensorFlow is a huge project with many parts both integrated and increasingly separate. Building all these components so they work together requires care. Jason Zaman and Yifei Feng demystify the main components and dependencies within TensorFlow and explore how to add custom functionality easily using custom op.

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Jason Zaman

Light Labs

Jason Zaman is a senior staff software engineer at Light Labs, as well as Gentoo Linux developer, TensorFlow SIG-Build Lead, and ML-GDE.

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Yifei Feng


Yifei Feng is a software engineer on TensorFlow team, where she focuses on open source tooling, issue management, and building and distributing TensorFlow. Previously, she worked on Hololens and XboX at Microsoft. Yifei holds a master’s degree from Stanford University and a BS from Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering.

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