Andrew Trask

Andrew Trask

Research Scientist at Google DeepMind

Andrew Trask is a PhD Student at the University of Oxford and a Research Scientist at Google DeepMind studying Deep Learning. He is also the author of Grokking Deep Learning, a Manning Publications introductory book which has sold over 6000 copies, an instructor in Udacity’s Deep Learning Nanodegree, and the author of a popular machine learning blog http://iamtrask.github.io . Previously, Andrew was a researcher and analytics product manager at Digital Reasoning where he trained the world’s largest artificial neural network with over 160 billion parameters and helped guide the analytics roadmap for the Synthesys AI platform deployed to many Enterprises such as Goldman Sachs, UBS, HCA (the largest hospital network in North America), various members of the Intellignece Community, and the US Military. Andrew lives on a boat in Oxford with his wife Amber and plays piano in his spare time.