Beth Logan, Senior Director of Optimization at Dataxu

Beth Logan

Senior Director of Optimization, Dataxu

Beth holds a PhD in speech recognition from the University of Cambridge. She has worked in a variety of fields including speech recognition, music indexing, computational biology, medical informatics, and activity monitoring. She currently leads and manages the Optimization Team, which is responsible for developing and maintaining the algorithms that drive DataXu’s real-time advertising platform.


Spark @ DataXu: Multi-Model Machine Learning for Real Time Bidding Over Display Ads

The presentation will describe DataXu’s experience of moving from a fully in-house developed system for machine learning based on Hadoop, to a hybrid system that leverages Spark’s ML Pipeline tool to automate and improve the… Read more