Speaker

Joseph Bradley, Software Engineer at Databricks

Joseph Bradley

Software Engineer, Databricks

Joseph Bradley is a Spark Committer working on MLlib at Databricks. Previously, he was a postdoc at UC Berkeley after receiving his Ph.D. in Machine Learning from Carnegie Mellon U. in 2013. His research included probabilistic graphical models, parallel sparse regression, and aggregation mechanisms for peer grading in MOOCs.

Sessions

Apache Spark MLlib 2.0 Preview: Data Science and Production

This talk highlights major improvements in Machine Learning (ML) targeted for Apache Spark 2.0. The MLlib 2.0 release focuses on ease of use for data science—both for casual and power users. We will discuss 3… Read more