VIDEO | Dr. Andy Feng, VP Architecture at Yahoo! | “Large-Scale Machine Learning” | 2016 CSL Student Conference

The University of Illinois’ Coordinated Science Laboratory had it student run conference last month. This video is Dr. Andy Feng – VP Architecture at Yahoo! He leads the architecture and design of big data and machine learning initiatives. “In this talk, we illustrate Yahoo use cases and datasets, and explain the evolution of big-data technology stack.” Watch Video

Video | Spark Summit East 2016 | Day 2 – Keynotes

DAY 2 | Spark Summit East 2016 took place last month in NYC. Here is the Day 2 Keynotes video. It begins with Reynold Xin – Chief Architect at Databricks Presenting Real-Time and Spark
It is followed by two other, very good presentations titled – ‘”Leveraging Spark, AWS, And Graph Analytics to Better Protect Customers” and “Data Profiling and Pipeline Processing with Spark – A Journey”’ (58min). Enjoy!

Edu-Video | SVP Data Science George Gemelos of Tapad (AdTech) Discusses “Trade-offs in “Big Data” Architectural Decisions”

George Gemelos , SVP Data Science, of Tapad a leader in cross-platform advertising, discuss how initial Big Data architectural decisions can have downstream effects, as well as the tradeoffs between online and offline Big Data implementations.

Tapad is one of the hottest adtech startups in New York City and the presentation was given at Data Driven NYC Event. Watch Video

Audio Interview | Hilary Mason on taking big data from theory to reality

Are you’re interested in assessing how and when a given data technology — deep learning, machine intelligence, natural language generation — can move from the theoretical to commercial use?

If so listen to Hilary Mason CEO / Fast Forward Labs, talks about how they tap into a wide array of expertise sources to come up with new ideas for applications. Read More / Listen

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