ODSC East 2022 is coming fast and we couldn’t be more excited to announce our lineup of keynote speakers. This year, there will be a hybrid approach as speakers will be joining us either in-person or virtually. Because of this, ODSC will be able to provide you with even more exciting topics from the leading minds in data science. More will be announced soon! Learn more about the ODSC East 2022 keynotes below:

ODSC East 2022 Keynotes:

The Big Wave of AI at Scale:
Luis Vargas, PhD: Partner Technical Advisor | Microsoft

Luis Vargas, PhD, is one of the leaders of AI who worked on the launch of the Azure Database services and is currently a Partner Technical Advisor to the CTO of Microsoft.  Luis is leading Microsoft’s efforts in cutting-edge research on AI and their mission to create platforms, tools, and supercomputing infrastructure that allows any developer to build and scale their own AI innovation.

ODSC East 2022 KeynotesIs Your ML Secure? Cybersecurity and Threats in the ML World:
Dr. Hari Bhaskar, PhD | Director – Data Science & AI Platform | Oracle and Jean-Rene Gauthier, PhD | AI Platform Architect | Oracle

These two are leaders in Oracle’s Cloud Infrastructure. They are currently working together on systems that establish clear roadmaps of service for data, model management, and more. Together, they are working with Oracle partners such as NVIDIA and Intel to define the scope of technology interaction.

Overconfidence in machine learning: Do our models know what they don’t know?:
Padhraic Smyth, PhD Chancellor’s Professor UC Irvine

One of the leading academics in the field, Padraic Smyth’s insights are among the most respected in the world. With over two hundred research papers and multiple books to his name, he is one of the pioneers of machine learning. His keynote will focus on how machine learning models react outside of their programmed training environments. What does this mean for your own ML project? 

Hilary Mason Co-founder | Hidden Door 

Software role-playing experience is the latest frontier in AI development and award winner Hilary Mason is one of its key leaders. Combining NLP with procedural systems and game simulation, Hidden Door is bringing to life a new chapter of AI power visualization and storytelling.

Bridging the Gap Between Data Scientists and Decision Makers:
Ken Jee | Adjunct Professor, Head of Data Science | DePaul University, HP

An evangelist for data science, Ken Jee works to bridge the gap in the accessibility of data science. Currently, he is working to improve athletic training by taking what the human body can do to the next level through data science. He also has an extremely popular YouTube channel where he assists people to learn more about the field. Ken is also the creator of #66DaysOfData

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MLOps Beyond Training: Simplifying and Automating the Operational Pipeline:
Yaron Haviv | Co-Founder & CTO | Iguazio

For decades, Yaron has been igniting the growth of big data, cloud services, and AI through his own entrepreneurship. Now he is working to deliver an open and fast platform that will both automate and simplify the machine learning pipeline, bridging the gap between intelligent business applications, scalability, data prep, and models.

A GitOps Approach to MLOps:
Dmitry Petrov, PhD | CEO | Iterative.ai

Taking machine learning workflow management to its next level, Dmitry Petrov, CEO of Iterativa.ai, is building tools with data scientists in mind. Iterativa.ai is working to create new technologies with the purpose of solving challenges AI teams face with their data, such as unstructured datasets like images, text, and videos.  

Register Now to hear from the ODSC East 2022 Keynotes

As we continue to approach ODSC East 2022, we’ll be adding even more keynote speakers from industry-leading organizations. So be sure to check out our full schedule for new updates. If you still haven’t bought your ODSC East in-person or virtual pass, now is the time! Our 40% off limited-time discount will end very soon.