Lead ML Engineer at Centene Corporation
As lead machine learning engineer at Centene Corp., Kumar Kashyap is on the cutting edge when it comes to technology that’s poised to change all our lives, and most especially in the health care realm: artificial intelligence.
With 2023 revenue exceeding $135 billion, managed healthcare provider Centene’s work in the field will be far reaching. Artificial intelligence and machine learning depend on remarkable coding prowess and problem-solving abilities, which Kashyap brings to his team and the company at large.
In addition, Kashyap works to support the development of aspiring coders in the city by volunteering with the local chapter of Code Til Dawn, as well as local community health drives.
(Presented by Kumar Kashyap, Lead ML Engineer at Centene) The topic will discuss various techniques of taking your first Proof of concept (PoC) model to a Minimum Viable Product (MVP). There are several things a machine learning engineer has to build to assess the model's performance in production-like environment, capturing all the right data points to reduce loss, building a solid feedback loop so the model can learn from incorrect decisions, etc. The topic will showcase some examples and best practices that will help AI teams to build a strong foundation for their products.