Our MLOps community guest in this episode is Julien Chaumond, the CTO of Hugging Face - every data scientist’s favorite NLP Swiss army knife. Julien, David, and Demetrios spoke about many topics including: Infra for hosting models/model hubs, Inference widgets for companies with CPUs & GPUs (for companies), Auto NLP which trains models, “Infrastructure as a service”.
In this episode
CTO, Hugging Face
Julien Chaumond is Chief Technical Officer at Hugging Face, a Brooklyn and Paris-based startup working on Machine learning and Natural Language Processing, and is passionate about democratizing state-of-the-art AI/ML for everyone.
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.
David is one of the organizers of the MLOps Community. He is an engineer, teacher, and lifelong student. He loves to build solutions to tough problems and share his learnings with others. He works out of NYC and loves to hike and box for fun. He enjoys meeting new people so feel free to reach out to him!