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Petuum at the WEF Annual Meeting of New Champions

By Eric Xing, CEO, Founder, and Chief Scientist at Petuum It was an honor to represent Petuum, a 2018 Technology Pioneer, at the World Economic Forum’s Annual Meeting of the New Champions in...

8 Petuum Papers Accepted to NeurIPS 2018

We are happy to share the news that eight papers with Petuum authors have been accepted to NeurIPS 2018, the 32nd Conference on Neural Information Processing Systems, and will be presented at...

Introducing Texar: A Modularized, Versatile, and Extensible Toolkit for Text Generation and Beyond

Crossposted on the Texar blog. We are excited to introduce Texar, an open-source, general-purpose toolkit that supports a broad set of machine learning applications with a focus on text...

Petuum and Cleveland Clinic join forces for AI XPRIZE competition

At Petuum, we firmly believe that humans can and should collaborate with AI technology to build things that make the world better. Our mission is to industrialize AI and make the technology...

Petuum presents at BrainX Community Live

At the BrainX Community Live event at Cleveland Clinic Monday evening, Petuum’s Director of Data Services and Solutions, Pengtao Xie, described his team’s work in applying advanced deep...

Deep Learning for Breast Cancer Identification from Histopathological Images

Illustration by Giovanna Bologna. By Zeya Wang, Nanqing Dong, Wei Dai, Sean D’Rosario, Eric P. Xing Breast cancer is one of the leading causes of death by cancer for women. Early detection...

What Is “Industrialized” AI and Why Is It Important?

By Qirong Ho, CTO and co-founder of Petuum I recently had the opportunity to participate in a fireside chat session at Forrester’s New Tech & Innovation 2018 forum with J.P. Gownder, a vice...

Petuum’s Papers at ICML 2018

We’re thrilled to have five papers with authors from Petuum being presented this week at the 35th International Conference on Machine Learning in Sweden. This achievement is a testament to...

Embeddings: A Matrix of Meaning

By Patrick Tomasso on Unsplash By Adam Schwab How can we model the meaning of a word? When we think of the verb “run”, it evokes a feeling of exertion or maybe a picture of a marathon. Can we...