About The Speaker
Josh Simons leads the VMware Machine Learning Program Office, which focuses on alignment and coordination of ML efforts across VMware. Previously, he was a Distinguished Engineer at Sun Microsystems working on HPC and prior to Sun he worked at Thinking Machines Corporation, a supercomputer manufacturer, in Boston where he is based. Josh has worked on tools for parallel computing, including language and compiler design, and parallel debugger design and development. He has a degree in Engineering from Harvard College and a Masters in Computer Science from Harvard University.