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Marcel Pinheiro Caraciolo

Marcel Pinheiro Caraciolo

MSc in Computer Science and Computer Engineer by Federal University of Pernambuco, Pernambuco, Brazil. Chief Scientist at the brazilian startup Orygens, founder of the brazilian educational social network called at AtéPassar (http://atepassar.com). Specialist in data mining, recommender systems and artificial intelligence and interested at mobile computing. Evangelist of Python platform at Brazil, which contributes with several open-source projects in the mobility field and machine learning. Member and Moderator of the Pernambuco Python User Group (local group) as also member of the ApyB (Brazilian Python Association). Nowadays, he is member of the Muriçoca Labs, responsible for the open-source project called Crab, a framework for building recommender systems using Scipy, Numpy and Matplotlib. He has already lectured several courses, workshops about Python and its appliance in mobile, data mining and another companies.


March 11th 8:15 a.m. – 8:20 a.m.
44. Crab: A Python Framework for Building Recommender Systems