Speaker

Maximo Gurmendez, Engineer at Dataxu, Inc.

Maximo Gurmendez

Engineer, Dataxu, Inc.

Maximo holds a Masters degree in Computer Science / Artificial Intelligence from Northeastern University where he attended as a Fulbright Scholar. Since 2009 he has been working with DataXu as a lead engineer, tackling the challenge of machine learning over large large data sets. He’s also the founder of MDATALABS (data science & engineering consultancy) and a professor at the School of Engineering, University of Montevideo, where he is conducting student projects involving the use of Apache Spark for large scale Data Science.

Sessions

R&D to Product Pipeline Using Apache Spark in AdTech

The central premise of DataXu is to apply data science to better marketing. At its core, is the Real Time Bidding Platform that processes 2 Petabytes of data per day and responds to ad auctions… Read more