Mike Tamir

Mike is the Head of Data Science at Uber ATG. The Advanced Technologies Group is comprised of Uber’s self-driving engineering team dedicated to self-driving technologies, mapping, and vehicle safety.

He recently served as Takt Chief Data Science Officer, UC Berkeley Data Science faculty, and head of Skymind Labs, the Machine Learning research lab affiliated with DeepLearning4J.  He has led teams of Data Scientists in the Bay Area as Chief Data Scientist for InterTrust, Director of Data Sciences for MetaScale/Sears, and CSO for Galvanize where he founded the galvanizeU-UNH accredited Masters of Science in Data Science degree and oversaw the company’s transformation from co-working space to Data Science organization.  Mike began his career in academia serving as a mathematics teaching fellow at Columbia University and has taught at the University of Pittsburgh.

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Academic Panel: Applied Deep Learning