H2O World 2015


November 9 - 11, 2015

Agenda


  • Monday, November 9
  • Tuesday, November 10
  • Wednesday, November 11
10:00 am PST Machine Intelligence and Data Products - Hilary Mason     Watch On-Demand
Erdos Stage

Hilary Mason
Founder, Fast Forward Labs
10:00 am PST Translating advanced analytics for business users     Watch On-Demand
Ramanujan Stage

Conor Jensen
Analytics Program Director, Zurich North America
10:30 am PST Generalized low rank models     Watch On-Demand
Ramanujan Stage

Anqi Fu
Math Hacker, H2O.ai

Madeleine Udell
Postdoctoral Fellow, Caltech Center for the Mathematics of Information
11:00 am PST What it will take to be a successful company in the new Digital Age - Michael Marks     Watch On-Demand
Erdos Stage

Michael Marks
Partner, Board of Director H2O.ai, Paxion
11:00 am PST Cancer detection via the lasso and customized training     Watch On-Demand
Ramanujan Stage

Prof. Rob Tibshirani
Professor of Health Research and Policy, and Statistics, Stanford University
11:30 am PST Keynote - Jason P Jones     Watch On-Demand
Erdos Stage

Jason P Jones
Vice President, Information Strategy for Care Transformation, Kaiser Permanante

Lunch Break: 12:00 - 1:00 pm PST
1:00 pm PST Panel - Algorithms - Design & Application Gotchas     Watch On-Demand
Erdos Stage

Mark Landry
Competition Data Scientist & Product Manager, H2O.ai

Arno Candel
Chief Architect, H2O.ai

Cliff Click
CTO and co-founder, H2O.ai

Erin LeDell
Data Scientist & Hacker, H2O.ai

Tomas Nykodym
Engineer & Hacker, H2O.ai

Prof. Rob Tibshirani
Professor of Health Research and Policy, and Statistics, Stanford University

Madeleine Udell
Postdoctoral Fellow, Caltech Center for the Mathematics of Information
1:00 pm PST Transamerica product recommender platform - Vishal Bamba     Watch On-Demand
Ramanujan Stage

Vishal Bamba
Vice President Strategy & Architecture, Transamerica
1:30 pm PST A Look Under Progressive's Big Data Hood - Pawan Divakarla     Watch On-Demand
Ramanujan Stage

Pawan Divakarla
Data and Analytics Business Leader, Progressive Casualty Insurance Company

Brian Durkin
Innovation Enablement Services, Progressive
2:00 pm PST PAAS : Predictive Analytics offered as a Service - Prateem Mandal     Watch On-Demand
Ramanujan Stage

Prateem Mandal
Technical Lead Architect, MarketShare
2:30 pm PST Altiscale + H2O - Raymie Stata     Watch On-Demand
Erdos Stage

Raymie Stata
2:30 pm PST NCS Continuous Media Optimization with H2O - Satya Satyamoorthy     Watch On-Demand
Ramanujan Stage

Satya Satyamoorthy
Director of Application Development, Nielsen Catalina Solutions
3:00 pm PST Machine translation in Mobile Games-Augmenting Social Media Text Normalization with Incentivized feedback     Watch On-Demand
Erdos Stage

Nikhil Bojja
Director, Machine Learning & NLP, Machine Zone
3:00 pm PST Benchmarking open source ML platforms     Watch On-Demand
Ramanujan Stage

Szilard Pafka
Chief Data Scientist, Epoch

Break: 3:30 - 3:45 pm PST
3:45 pm PST Clustering + Feature Extraction on Text with H2O and Lexalytics - Seth Redmore     Watch On-Demand
Ramanujan Stage

Seth Redmore
Chief Marketing Officer, Lexalytics, Inc.
4:00 pm PST Panel - Machine Learning in Financial Services     Watch On-Demand
Erdos Stage

Vinod Iyengar
Director of Marketing & Growth

Conor Jensen
Analytics Program Director, Zurich North America

Jeff Tyree
Sr. Director, Enterprise Architecture, Capital One

Angela Williams
AVP, Transamerica Life and Protection
5:00 pm PST How Macy's uses Advanced Analytics and Big Data - Daqing Zhao     Watch On-Demand
Erdos Stage

Daqing Zhao
Director of Advanced Analytics, Macy's
5:00 pm PST Panel - Advanced Machine Learning in Natural Language Processing     Watch On-Demand
Ramanujan Stage

Nikhil Bojja
Director, Machine Learning & NLP, Machine Zone

Erik Huddleston
CEO, Trendkite

Seth Redmore
Chief Marketing Officer, Lexalytics, Inc.

Oleg Rogynskyy
VP of Marketing & Growth, H2O.ai
5:20 pm PST ML in Industry - Beyond Installing Packages - Sadik Kapadia     Watch On-Demand
Erdos Stage

Sadik Kapadia
CTO, Sociogramics Inc
5:40 pm PST Roll your own big data analytics in the cloud without reinventing the wheel - Vin Sharma     Watch On-Demand
Erdos Stage

Vin Sharma
Director of Strategy and Product, Big Data Analytics, Intel

About this conference


H2O World is bringing together a community of H2O users, customers and experts to share their knowledge and know-how. Over the course of three days, you'll learn how to build predictive models and run machine learning algorithms in Big Data Environments. You'll also learn how use machine learning to build intelligent applications. And finally, you will hear from featured production users of H2O with their specific use cases.

About H2O


H2O is the leading open source machine learning platform for smarter applications. H2O.ai is the silicon valley software company supporting and developing H2O. Leading insurance, healthcare and financial services companies are using H2O to make smarter predictions about churn, pricing, fraud and more. H2O.ai is fostering a grassroots movement of systems engineers, data scientists, data developers and predictive analysts to move machine learning forward. A rapidly growing community of H2O users is now active in more than 5,000 companies worldwide. H2O.ai is a Gartner Cool Vendor in Data Science for 2015.

For more information, visit: http://h2o.ai/