Speaker

Graham Mackintosh, Project Executive at IBM

Graham Mackintosh

Project Executive, IBM

Graham is project executive in the IBM Emerging Technology Division, focusing on the use of Apache Spark on complex analytic areas such as radio signal processing, high energy particle physics jet discrimination, homeland security, and cyber crime detection. He received his degree in computer science from Queen’s University in Canada, and has over 25 years of career experience in advanced analytics, and artificial intelligence. Most recently, Graham has focused on the application of Apache Spark to very large volumes of scientific data, with an emphasis on the application of deep learning to large data sets..

Sessions

Very Large Data Files, Object Stores, and Deep Learning—Lessons Learned While Looking for Signs of Extra-Terrestrial Life

In this session, IBM will present details on advanced Apache Spark analytics currently being performed through a collaborative project with the SETI Institute, NASA, Swinburne University, Stanford University and IBM. The Allen Telescope Array in… Read more