Human-in-the-Loop is the Future of Machine Learning

In this special guest feature, Lukas Biewald, co-founder and CEO CrowdFlower, discusses how machine learning will be the important enterprise strategy for 2016 and how humans still will play a central role in its success. As a former data scientist, Lukas was frustrated by the amount of time he had to spend cleaning and labeling data instead of actually using it to solve business problems, leading him to co-found CrowdFlower in 2009. Today, the CrowdFlower platform connects over 5 million data enrichers in almost every country who work around the clock to provide companies with clean and actionable data. Lukas graduated from Stanford University with a BS in Mathematics and an MS in Computer Science. Last year Fortune 500 CEOs were asking their teams “what’s our big data strategy?” 2016…


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