Speaker

Michael Zargham, Director, Data Science at Cadent

Michael Zargham

Director, Data Science, Cadent

Michael has a PhD in Optimization and Decision Science from the University of Pennsylvania with a focus on constrained resource allocation problems. Michael leads the Data Science and Engineering initiatives at Cadent, a leading provider of media, advertising technology and data solutions for the pay-TV industry. He has also taught Convex Optimization at UPenn. He has been a practicing data driven business architect since 2005, working on various subcontracts during his undergraduate and graduate work.

Sessions

Apache Spark for Machine Learning with High Dimensional Labels

This talk will cover the tools we used, the hurdles we faced and the work arounds we developed with the help from Databricks support in our attempt to build a custom machine learning model and… Read more