Dr. Vijay Srinivas Agneeswaran

Dr. Vijay Srinivas Agneeswaran

Director of Data Sciences
Walmart Labs
location_on India

Member since 6 months

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Dr. Vijay Srinivas Agneeswaran

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artificial intelligence big data data engineering Machine learning machine-learning-&-deep-learning thought-leadership

Dr. Vijay Srinivas Agneeswaran has a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science & Engineering from SVCE, Madras University (1998), an MS (By Research) from IIT Madras in 2001, a PhD from IIT Madras (2008) and a post-doctoral research fellowship in the LSIR Labs, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Lausanne (EPFL). He currently heads data sciences at Publicis Sapient, India. He has spent the last eighteen years creating intellectual property and building data-based products in Industry and academia. In his current role, he has led the team that delivered real-time hyper-personalization for a global auto-major as well as other work for various clients across domains such as retail, banking/finance, telecom, automotive etc.  He has built PMML support into Spark/Storm and realized several machine learning algorithms such as LDA, Random Forests over Spark. He led a team that designed and implemented a big data governance product for a role-based fine-grained access control inside of Hadoop YARN.  He and his team have also built the first distributed deep learning framework on Spark. He is a professional member of the ACM and the IEEE (Senior) for the last 10+ years. He has five full US patents and has published in leading journals and conferences, including IEEE transactions. His research interests include distributed systems, data sciences as well as Big-Data and other emerging technologies.