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TERATEC 2017 Forum – The International Meeting for HPC, Simulation, Big Data

The TERATEC Forum is a major event in France and Europe that brings together the best international experts in HPC, Simulation and Big Data. It reaffirms the strategic importance of these technologies for developing industrial competitiveness and innovation capacity. The TERATEC Forum welcomes more than 1 300 attendees, highlighting the technological and industrial dynamism of HPC and the essential role that France plays in this field.

Interview: Patrick Moakley, Director of Marketing for HPC & AI at Lenovo

I recently caught up with Patrick Moakley, Director of Marketing for High Performance Computing (HPC) & Artificial Intelligence (AI) at Lenovo, to get his insights about this fast paced industry. Please view the video interview below to hear what Pat has to say.

Enterprise Applications of the R Language (EARL) Conference – San Francisco

It’s the home of big name companies like Google, Salesforce, Twitter, Uber, Airbnb and Yelp. San Francisco is the perfect place to celebrate and share the power of R. The Enterprise Applications of the R Language (EARL) Conference is happening in San Francisco on June 5-7, 2017.

Interview: Matt Winkler, Group Program Manager for Machine Learning at Microsoft

In this podcast interview, we caught up with Matt Winkler, Group Program Manager for Machine Learning at Microsoft, to get his take on the upward trajectory of data science, machine learning and the cloud – specifically Azure. Matt leads a team crafting tools and services to enable data scientists and developers to do more with their data. Originally from St. Louis, Matt has been at Microsoft for 11 years working on developer tools and cloud services such as the .NET Framework, Visual Studio, Azure Websites, Data Lake and HDInsight.

Field Report: GPU Technology Conference 2017

I was very pleased to attend the GPU Technology Conference 2017 as the guest of host company NVIDIA on May 8-11 in Silicon Valley. This was my second GTC as I became acquainted with the GPU (graphics processing unit) universe last year while attending the conference. This Field Report chronicles what I saw and I’m delighted to share my experience with all of you!

Machine Learning Is Over-hyped and It Is Vital We Start To Cut Through The Noise

Businesses are ultimately still at an early stage with their machine learning adoption and understanding its capabilities. More than 20 experts from world-leading organizations will speak at the upcoming Machine Learning Innovation Summit, which will take place this June 5-6 at the Marriott Union Square in San Francisco. Speakers from a diverse range of industries will take the stage.

NVIDIA to Train 100,000 Developers on Deep Learning in 2017

[GPU Technology Conference Coverage] To meet surging demand for expertise in the field of AI, NVIDIA announced that it plans to train 100,000 developers this year — a tenfold increase over 2016 — through the NVIDIA Deep Learning Institute. Analyst firm IDC estimates that 80 percent of all applications will have an AI component by 2020. The NVIDIA Deep Learning Institute provides developers, data scientists and researchers with practical training on the use of the latest AI tools and technology.

Interview: Jennifer Marsman, Principal Software Development Engineer at Microsoft

In this podcast interview, I caught up with Jennifer Marsman, Principal Software Development Engineer at Microsoft, to find out what it’s like to be a data scientist at Microsoft and get her take on the upward trajectory of AI and deep learning that we’re seeing in the industry today.

GPU Technology Conference 2017 in Silicon Valley, May 8-11

GTC is the largest and most important event of the year for GPU developers. GTC and the global GTC event series offer valuable training and a showcase of the most vital work in the computing industry today – including artificial intelligence and deep learning, healthcare, virtual reality, accelerated analytics, and self-driving cars. The event is hosted by GPU giant NVIDIA,

Interview: Dr. Danielle Dean, Senior Data Scientist Lead at Microsoft

In this podcast interview, I caught up with Dr. Danielle Dean, Senior Data Scientist Lead at Microsoft in the Algorithms and Data Science Group within the Cloud and Enterprise Division, to find out about her experience at Microsoft and get her take on the upward trajectory of AI and deep learning that we’re seeing in the industry today.