Heloise is a Senior Data Scientist at Quantmetry, a consulting company in Data Science. She holds a PhD in theoretical physics, and has worked on theoretical models for material science in academic research institutes for a couple of years.
Today, Heloise is a consultant and leads data driven missions in various companies (banking, insurance, industry, energy). In parallel, Heloise is in charge of the R&D projects at Quantmetry. Among other topics such as deep learning, Quantmetry is now working on online learning and on parallelisation of Vowpal Wabbit on Hadoop in particular. She will present the team's recent experiences on that topic.