Coffee Sessions #28

Lessons learned from hosting the Machine Learning Engineered podcast

Costarring Charlie You, host of the ML Engineered podcast and an ML Engineer at Workday. Charlie was an incredibly insightful guest, so you should definitely check this episode out and his work at this link! We learned three great things from talking to Charlie. Find out about a) Unbundling the ML Engineer, b) Agile and ML: Square peg in round hole?, and c) The algorithm doesn't have to be your edge in this episode!

In this episode

Charlie You

Charlie You

Machine Learning Engineer, Workday

Charlie You is a Machine Learning Engineer at Workday and the host of ML Engineered, a long form interview podcast aiming to help listeners bring AI out of the lab and into products that people love. He holds a B.S. in Computer Science from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and previously worked for AWS AI.

@CharlieYouAI

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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.