Tom White - Single Cell. Big Data

The Human Cell Atlas project will map all human cell types and give us unprecedented insight into health and disease. In this talk I'll look at the Python-based software stack to manage the data explosion, and how it can be used in other data-intensive domains.

About Tom

Tom was one of the first Apache Hadoop committers, and wrote a book about it. More recently he has been using big data tools (e.g. ScanPy) to analyse large bioinformatics datasets.