This Specialization was created by Antje Barth, Sireesha Muppala, Shelbee Eigenbrode, and Chris Fregly.
Antje Barth is a Sr. Developer Advocate for AI and Machine Learning at Amazon Web Services (AWS). She is co-author of the O’Reilly book – Data Science on AWS. Antje frequently speaks at AI / ML conferences, events, and meetups around the world. Previously, Antje worked in technical evangelism and solutions engineering at Cisco and MapR, focused on data center technologies, big data, and AI applications. Antje is also a co-founder of the Düsseldorf chapter of Women in Big Data.
Sireesha Muppala is an Enterprise Principal SA, AI/ML at Amazon Web Services (AWS) who guides customers on architecting and implementing machine learning solutions at scale. She received her Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, and has authored several research papers, white papers, and blog articles. Sireesha frequently speaks at industry conferences, events, and meetups. She co-founded the Denver chapter of Women in Big Data.
Shelbee Eigenbrode is a Principal AI and Machine Learning Specialist Solutions Architect at Amazon Web Services (AWS). She holds 6 AWS certifications and has been in technology for 23 years spanning multiple industries, technologies, and roles. She is currently focusing on combining her DevOps and ML background to deliver and manage ML workloads at scale. With over 35 patents granted across various technology domains, she has a passion for continuous innovation and using data to drive business outcomes. Shelbee co-founded the Denver chapter of Women in Big Data.
Chris Fregly is a Principal Developer Advocate for AI and Machine Learning at Amazon Web Services (AWS) based in San Francisco, California. He is co-author of the O’Reilly book, “Data Science on AWS.” Chris is also the founder of the global “Data Science on AWS” Meetup series. He regularly speaks at AI and Machine Learning conferences across the world including O’Reilly AI, Open Data Science Conference (ODSC), and Nvidia GPU Technology Conference (GTC).