The First International Conference on Predictive APIs and Apps will be held in Barcelona

September 22nd, 2014| will take place on 17-18 November 2014 in Barcelona, at UPC Barcelona Tech campus, right before Strata. It will be the first ever international conference dedicated to Predictive APIs and Predictive Apps. We want to become an open forum for technologists and researchers on distributed, large-scale machine learning services and developers of real-world predictive applications. We aim at seeding highly technical discussions on the way common and uncommon predictive problems are being solved. However, we want PAPIs to be an eminently hands-on conference. In this first edition, we will focus on the pragmatic issues and challenges that companies on the trenches must face to make predictive APIs and applications a reality, and add academic tracks on future editions, once we understand them better. So if you are working on an interesting Predictive [...]

Third Barcelona Spark Meetup with Jesús Cerquides

September 4th, 2014|

This third meeting will feature Jesús Cerquides (Tenured Researcher at Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas-CSIC) speaking about GraphX: An introduction to distributed graph processing in Spark (talk in Spanish). As usual in meetups, there will be beer, this time courtesy of Estrella Damm. We are looking forward to see you!! JOIN US at: Date: Monday 22/09/2014 Time: 19:00 Place: itnig  C/ àlaba 61, 5-2. Barcelona