Coffee Sessions #106

Building a Culture of Experimentation to Speed Up Data-Driven Value

Supply chain/manufacturing are prime areas where the use of data science/analytics/ ML is underdeveloped, and experimentation is required to collect data and enable data-driven solutions. This talk encourages companies to conduct experiments and collect data over time in order to build accurate/scalable data-driven solutions.

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Delina Ivanova

Delina Ivanova

Associate Director, Data, HelloFresh

Delina has over 10 years of experience across data and analytics, consulting, and strategy with roles spanning financial services, public sector, and CPG industries. She is currently the Associate Director, Data & Insights at HelloFresh Canada where she leads a full-service data team, including data engineering, data science, and business intelligence and automation. She is also a Data Science and Machine Learning instructor in the professional development programs at the University of Toronto and the University of Waterloo.

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Demetrios Brinkmann

Demetrios Brinkmann

Host

Demetrios is one of the main organizers of the MLOps community and currently resides in a small town outside Frankfurt, Germany. He is an avid traveller who taught English as a second language to see the world and learn about new cultures. Demetrios fell into the Machine Learning Operations world, and since, has interviewed the leading names around MLOps, Data Science, and ML. Since diving into the nitty-gritty of Machine Learning Operations he felt a strong calling to explore the ethical issues surrounding ML. When he is not conducting interviews you can find him making stone stacking with his daughter in the woods or playing the ukulele by the campfire.

Vishnu Rachakonda

Vishnu Rachakonda

Host

Vishnu Rachakonda is the operations lead for the MLOps Community and co-hosts the MLOps Coffee Sessions podcast. He is a machine learning engineer at Tesseract Health, a 4Catalyzer company focused on retinal imaging. In this role, he builds machine learning models for clinical workflow augmentation and diagnostics in on-device and cloud use cases. Since studying bioengineering at Penn, Vishnu has been actively working in the fields of computational biomedicine and MLOps. In his spare time, Vishnu enjoys suspending all logic to watch Indian action movies, playing chess, and writing.