PySpark Workshop

Date: 
Saturday, June 24, 2017 - 10:00
Source: 
NYC Women in Machine Learning & Data Science
Attendees: 
100
City: 
New York

Learn the basics of PySpark by working through a movie recommendation engine. You will be exposed to all steps from loading and exploring data to making predictions.

Course instructor: Vida Ha

Vida is currently a Solutions Engineer at Databricks. In her past, she worked on scaling Square’s Reporting Analytics System. She first began working with distributed computing at Google – where she improved search rankings of mobile specific web content and built and tuned language models for speech recognition using a year’s worth of Google search queries. She’s passionate about accelerating the adoption of Apache Spark to bring the combination of speed and scale of data processing to the mainstream.

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