6:30 pm - Pizza and Networking
7:00 pm - Welcome and Re-launch of User Group
7:05 pm - Announcements
7:10 pm - Edge2AI Machine Learning Talk (Jordan Birdsell)
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Edge2AI Talk Details
Machine learning models find patterns in data and can automate decisions that are critical for businesses today. Please join us for a chat with Jordan Birdsell from phData and our usual great pizza, drinks, and conversation!
Jordan Birdsell will provide you with a 4 step action plan for how to build an enterprise Machine Learning application that can solve real business problems. The tutorial introduces you to building an end-to-end machine learning solution using MiNiFi, NiFi, Kafka, Kudu, Impala, Spark, and CDSW.
With more than 10 years of experience launching successful Analytics and Data Science organizations at large enterprises, Jordan Birdsell now brings his expertise and knowledge to our clients around the globe. As head of machine learning services at phData, Jordan and his team help companies escape from the endless loop of machine learning POCs and move them into driving real value.