Speaker

Leah McGuire, Technical Staff at Salesforce.com

Leah McGuire

Technical Staff, Salesforce.com

Leah McGuire is a Lead Member of Technical Staff at Salesforce, building platforms to enable the integration of machine learning into Salesforce products. Before joining Salesforce, Leah was a Senior Data Scientist on the data products team at LinkedIn working on personalization, entity resolution, and relevance for a variety of LinkedIn data products. She completed a PhD and a Postdoctoral Fellowship in Computational Neuroscience at the University of California, San Francisco, and at University of California, Berkeley, where she studied the neural encoding and integration of sensory signals.

Sessions

Embracing a Taxonomy of Types to Simplify Machine Learning

Salesforce has created a machine learning framework on top of Spark ML that builds personalized models for businesses across a range of applications. Hear how expanding type information about features has allowed them to deal… Read more