MLconf 2013, was on 11/15/13 in San Francisco. See the event site for full details and pictures.
Danny Bickson, Co-Founder at GraphLab
Ted Dunning, Chief Application Architect at Map R
Nikolaos Vasiloglou, Data Science at LogicBox
Abhijit Bose, VP Data Science at American Express
Eric Bieschke, Chief Scientist and VP of Playlists at Pandora
Ashfaq Munshi, Knobout Inc.
Josh Wills, Directof Data Science at Cloudera
Xavier Amatriain, Research/Engineering Director, Netflix
Ted Willke, Principal Engineer & General Manager, Graph Analytics Operation at Intel
Jake Mannix, Applied Machine Learning Engineer, Twitter
Joseph Gonzalez, Co-Founder at GraphLab
Scott Triglia, Search and Data Mining Engineer at Yelp
Josh Patterson, VP Services, Continuuity
Lukas Biewald, CEO Crowdflower
Quoc Le, Software Engineer at Google, PhD Stanford
Eric Battenberg, Audio DSP Engineer, Gracenote
Eric Bieschke, Chief Scientist and VP of Playlists, Pandora
Abhijit Bose, VP Data Science, American Express
Ameet Talwalkar, Postdoctoral Fellow at UC Berkeley
Matei Zaharia, CTO Databricks
Michael Mahoney, Research Scientist at Stanford University
Topics covered: Deep Learning, Matrix Factorization, Collaborative Filtering and Recommender Systems.
Please see the event site for full details, pictures and links to videos and lecture slides.