Speaker

Pierce Spitler, Data Scientist at Bitfusion

Pierce Spitler

Data Scientist, Bitfusion

Pierce leads product data science at Bitfusion, the world’s first end-to-end deep learning and AI development and infrastructure management platform. Previously, he served as the Director of Data Science and Insights for eyeQ, next-generation personalized retail displays that leverage deep learning for facial recognition. He has several years experience interpreting sensor data, working with massive data sets, and performing deep learning on image and video data. Pierce is the co-organizer of the Austin Deep Learning Meetup and writes and speaks on deep learning and applied data science.

Sessions

Deep Learning with Apache Spark and GPUs

Apache Spark is a powerful, scalable real-time data analytics engine that is fast becoming the de facto hub for data science and big data. However, in parallel, GPU clusters are fast becoming the default way… Read more