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Conference Talks and Other Press

Introducing Kubeflow
(w. Special Guests Tensorflow and Apache Spark)
1 Trevor Grant. KubeCon: China. Shanghai, CN- June 26, 2019.

Building Cross-Cloud ML Pipelines with Kubeflow with Spark & Tensorflow1 Trevor Grant, Holden Karau. KubeCon: EU. Barecelona, ES- May 22nd, 2019. Video

Cross-Cloud Model Training and Serving with Kubeflow1 Holden Karau, Trevor Grant, Ilan Filonenko, Francesca Lazzeri. Strata: EU. London, UK- April 30th, 2019.

Cross-Cloud Model Training and Serving with Kubeflow1 Holden Karau, Trevor Grant, Francesca Lazzeri. Strata: SF. London, UK- March 26th, 2019.

Introducing Kubeflow
(w. Special Guests Tensorflow and Apache Spark)
1 Trevor Grant, Holden Karau. DataworksSummit. Barcelona, ES- March 20th, 2019. Video

Introducing Kubeflow
(w. Special Guests Tensorflow and Apache Spark)
1 Trevor Grant, Holden Karau. FOSDEM. Brussels, BE- February 3rd, 2019. Video

The Perils Of Building Better Mousetraps- Marketing Open Source Projects Trevor Grant. FOSS Backstage. Berlin, DE- June 13th, 2018. Video

PAVLOV’S SANDMAN: ISSUES DETECTING SNORERS, TRAINING ONESELF NOT TO SNORE VIA SHOCK COLLAR, WAR CRIME TECHNICALITIES, AND HOW TO AVOID ALL THREE. Trevor Grant.  ODSC. Boston, MA- May 4th, 2018. Video

The Magnificent Modular Mahout- An extensible library for distributed math and HPC Trevor Grant. FOSDEM- High Performance Computing. Brussels, BE- February 4th, 2018. Video

Open Source Artificial Intelligence in a Biological/Ecological Context Trevor Grant. International Symposium on Biomathematics and Ecology Education and Research. Normal, IL- October 8, 2017. Video Coming Soon

Solr and Machine Vision Scott Cote, Trevor Grant. Lucene Revolution. Las Vegas, NV- September 15, 2017 Video

Do I Know You? Realtime Facial Recognition with an Apache Stack Trevor Grant. Flink Forward, Berlin. Berlin, DE- September 13, 2017 Video

Introduction to Online Machine Learning Algorithms Trevor Grant. DataWorks Summit. San Jose, CA- June 15, 2017. Video

Weekend Project: Real World AirBnB Data Science and Pricing Bot Trevor Grant, Andrew Weiner. Berlin Buzzwords. Berlin, DE- June 13, 2017.

Forgot About Mahout? It’s Back and Worth Your Attention Andrew C. Oliver interview with Trevor Grant. Infoworld- May 18, 2017.

An Apache Based Intelligent IoT Stack for Transportation Trevor Grant, Joe Olsen. ApacheCon IoT. Miami, FL- May 18, 2017 Audio on ASF Feathercast

Apache​ ​Mahout:​ ​An​ ​Extendable​ ​Machine​ ​Learning​ ​Framework​ ​for​ ​Spark​ ​and​ ​Flink Trevor Grant. Apache Big Data. Miami, FL- May 16, 2017 Audio on ASF Feathercast

EXTENDING MAHOUT-SAMSARA LINEAR ALGEBRA DSL TO SUPPORT GPU CLUSTERS Suneel Marthi, Trevor Grant. GPU Technology Conference. Silicon Valley, CA- May 11, 2017 Video

Introduction to Online Machine Learning Algorithms Trevor Grant. Flink Forward, SF. San Francisco, CA- April 11, 2017 Video

Episode 8: On Flink Andrew Musselman and Joel Grus with special guest Trevor GrantAdversarial Learning Podcast. Podcast- March 3, 2017. Audio

ApacheMahout, What’s Next?! Roadshow
* DFW Data Science, Dallas Fortworth, TX- December 13, 2016. Video
* Austin Data,Austin, TX- December 12, 2016.
* SD Big Data,San Diego, CA- December 7, 2016.
* Seattle Data Science,Seattle, WA- December 6, 2016.
* Chicago Hadoop User Group,Chicago, IL- November 17, 2016. Video

Apache Zeppelin: A Friendlier Way To Flink Trevor Grant. Flink Forward, Berlin. Berlin, DE- September 12, 2016. Video

Tutorial: Setting Up a Notebook Based Data Science Environment with Flink and Spark Under the Hood Trevor Grant. ApacheCon NA. Vancouver, BC- May 11, 2016.

Everyone Plays: Collaborative Data Science With Zeppelin Trevor Grant. Apache BigData NA. Vancouver, BC- May 9, 2016. (Video lost due to recording equipment failure).

ApacheCon 2016 Feathercast Interview Trevor Grant.  Podcast, April 19, 2016. Audio on ASF Feathercast


  1. Holden and I are working on a book- these talks/workshops, though the titles and abstract are similar, feature the latest work we’ve done on the subject and are in fact changing with the latest and greatest Kubeflow has to offer.