Brian Goetz is one of the leading figures in the Java world. As Java Language Architect at Oracle, he helps steer the direction of the language’s evolution and its supporting libraries. He has led the language through several important modernizations, including Project Lambda. Brian has a long career in software engineering and is the author of the best-selling book “Java Concurrency in Practice.” (Addison-Wesley, 2006)
|Andrew Ferlitsch reveals new paradigms–and patterns–for automated deep learning
Andrew Ferlitsch, from the developer relations team at Google Cloud AI, is so far out on the cutting edge of machine learning and artificial intelligence that he has to invent new terminology to describe what’s happening in Cloud AI with Google Cloud’s enterprise clients. In this interview with editors at Manning Publications, he talks about the current and coming changes in machine learning systems, starting with the concept of model amalgamation. Ferlitsch is currently writing a book, Deep Learning Design Patterns, which collects his ideas along with the most important composable model components.
Prabhu Eshwarla is a senior IT professional with over 26 years in the software engineering and services industry. He currently runs SudhanvaTech, a company focused on developing distributed systems software and cloud-native applications where he has used Rust professionally, and is passionate about helping others learn to use it. His book will be released in the spring of 2021.
Six Questions for Jesse C. Daniel, author of Data Science with Python and Dask
Six Questions for Tanmay Bakshi, author of Hello Swift!
Tanmay Bakshi is a fifteen-year-old Canadian coder who works in AI and ML. He has addressed over 200,000 people at international conferences, schools, universities, and corporations, and has delivered keynotes at the United Nations, Linux Foundation, Apple, IBM, and more. Find him at @TajyMany on Twitter and Tanmay Teaches on YouTube.
Six questions for Paul McFedries, author of Web Design Playground: HTML and CSS the Interactive Way
Paul McFedries is a web designer, instructor, and the author of more than 100 books. You can find him all over the internet, including his own website.
Six Questions for Kevin Ferguson, co-author of Deep Learning and the Game of Go.
Kevin Ferguson and Max Pumperla are deep learning specialists skilled in distributed systems and data science. Together, they built the open source bot BetaGo. They also both count Max, the hero of the movie Pi, as a major influence. “He’s a talented mathematician who slowly loses his mind over the stock market and has an intense relationship with his power tools. That’s essentially my short bio,” says Pumperla.
Six Questions for Edd Yerburgh, author of Testing Vue.js Applications
By Frances Lefkowitz