Brussels / 1 & 2 February 2020


Moritz Meister

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Moritz Meister is a Software Engineer and industrial PhD student at Logical Clocks AB, the developers of Hopsworks. Moritz has a background in Econometrics and is holding MSc degrees in Computer Science from Politecnico di Milano and Universidad Politecnica de Madrid.

In his research, Moritz focuses on leveraging asynchronous algorithms for more efficient usage of computational resources, specifically for distributed deep learning. Before pursuing his PhD in Distributed Systems, he worked as a Data Scientist on projects for Deutsche Telekom and Deutsche Lufthansa in Germany, helping them to productionize machine learning models to improve customer relationship management.



Title Day Room Track Start End
Maggy: Asynchronous distributed hyperparameter optimization based on Apache Spark
Asynchronous algorithms on a bulk-synchronous system
Sunday UB5.132 HPC, Big Data, and Data Science 10:30 10:55