Recent developments in scikit-learn and joblib

We’ll cover recent and upcoming developments in scikit-learn and joblib, amongst which:

  • gems from the recent scikit-learn 0.18 release
  • joblib parallel backends
  • joblib improved persistence

Loïc Estève
Research engineerInria

Loïc has a background in Particle Physics, which is how he discovered
Python towards the end of his PhD. After a few year stint in an
investment fund of writing mostly C++ and as much Python as possible,
he was lured back to an academic environment. He is now scikit-learn
and joblib developer in the Parietal team at Inria. He has been
involved in a few different Python open-source projects in the past
few years, amongst which sphinx-gallery and nilearn.