Wed, Sept 14 2016 – 07:00 PM
Simon Chan is a serial entrepreneur and product innovator, with 13 years of tech management experience in various cities including London, Hong Kong, Guangzhou, Beijing and the Bay Area. Recently, Simon serves as a Senior Director, Product Management at Salesforce, leading data science product development through the company’s acquisition of PredictionIO. He was the founding CEO of PredictionIO – an open source Machine Learning Server that empowers programmers and data engineers to build smart applications. Following a successful launch in 2012, PredictionIO has become the most popular Spark-based machine learning project on Github. Simon holds a BSE in Computer Science from University of Michigan, Ann Arbor and a PhD in Machine Learning from University College London.
Wed Sept 14 , 2016 - 07:00 pm