Keshav Sud

University of Illinois at Chicago

Dr. Keshav Sud got his doctorate from the University of Illinois at Chicago, he has spent his career researching and developing mathematical models for vehicle autonomy, optimization and business analytics. Dr. Sud spent his early career developing in Matlab before he shifted to Python, he was still one of the early adopters of open-source for main line development and observed firsthand how code sharing empowered and enriched the open source society. Dr. Sud is passionate about open-source programming and credits the rapid progress observed in fields such as machine learning and data science to reduction in computing costs and sharing of code across the industry. Dr. Sud believes that the biggest contributions of open-source will be breakthrough in medical research.