Can Cars Drive Like Humans?

Self-driving cars are here, and how they are deployed will change the world. In this session, you will see how a miniature race car can be powered by open source to faster time to innovation. Learn how data is captured, models are trained, created and deployed back to the car to improve functionality as new data is fed in. Witness how new innovations from Apache Hadoop 3.1 support leading technologies from Hortonworks, IBM, and Nvidia to transform all industries.


Saumitra Buragohain
Sr. Director, Product Management
-Sr. Director, Product Management, Hadoop Core, Data Science and Data Management, Hortonworks, 2016-Present -CEO/Co-Founder, Stealth Mode Startup, 2015-2016 -Head of Product Management & Technical Marketing, Skeyra (acquired by Western Digital), 2013-2015 -Director, Product Management, EMC, 2011-2013 -Staff Engineer->Sr. Product Manager, Brocade, 2001-2011