Speaker

Michał Kaczmarczyk

Tech Lead/Software Architect, 9LivesData

Michal Kaczmarczyk (Ph.D.) is leading a development team implementing Spark-based fully automated predictive modeling system in cooperation with NEC Laboratories America. Michal received his PhD from Warsaw University and is exploring the field of distributed systems from year 2005. He worked for companies such as NEC Labs (Princeton, NJ), Microsoft (Redmond, WA), 9LivesData (Warsaw, currently). During this time he worked on core system components and published research papers on conferences such as FAST and SYSTOR. Since 2015 devoted to Spark and charmed with Scala.

Sessions

No More Cumbersomeness: Automatic Predictive Modeling on Apache Spark

Building accurate machine learning models has been an art of data scientists, i.e., algorithm selection, hyper parameter tuning, feature selection and so on. Recently, challenges to breakthrough this “black-arts” have got started. In cooperation with… Read more