Francois Callewaert

Senior Data Scientist, Databricks

Francois is a graduate of the Ecole Polytechnique and Northwestern University. He has worked for Microsoft and currently works at Databricks.

Past sessions

Summit 2021 Databricks: A Tool That Empowers You To Do More With Data

May 27, 2021 03:15 PM PT

In this talk we will present how Databricks has enabled the author to achieve more with data, enabling one person to build a coherent data project with data engineering, analysis and science components, with better collaboration, better productionalization methods, with larger datasets and faster.

The talk will include a demo that will illustrate how the multiple functionalities of Databricks help to build a coherent data project with Databricks jobs, Delta Lake and auto-loader for data engineering, SQL Analytics for Data Analysis, Spark ML and MLFlow for data science, and Projects for collaboration.

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Francois Callewaert, Senior Data Scientist, Databricks


Summit 2020 Redash: Easily Visualize, Dashboard, and Share your Data

June 23, 2020 05:00 PM PT

Learn more about Redash from our summit keynote during this product walkthrough. Redash makes it easy to explore, query, visualize, and share data. Get started easily with simple SQL queries, quickly turn them into dashboards, and develop them into powerful workflows with Alerts and APIs. Data teams can leverage Redash with the complete, reliable, and up-to-date data from Delta Lake as part of a lakehouse architecture. We’ll show you Redash in action, as well as how it’s been used by our data science team to develop market insights.