Speaker

Marius van Niekerk, Engineer and Data Scientist at Maxpoint

Marius van Niekerk

Engineer and Data Scientist, Maxpoint

I am an engineer / data scientist passionate about building tools to make the lives of analysts and data scientists easier.
I am an active contributor to open source in the big data space, notably Apache Toree (incubating).

Sessions

Apache Toree: A Jupyter Kernel for Spark

Many data scientists are already making heavy usage of the Jupyter ecosystem for analyzing data using interactive notebooks. Apache Toree (incubating) is a Jupyter kernel designed to act as a gateway to Spark by enabling… Read more