Takako has been programming in Scala since 2012 and has written a few Scala books in Japan. She is also a PMC member.
Talks I've Given
Lightning Talk - Tour of Apache PredictionIO in 10 Minutes
Featuring Takako Shimamoto
Apache PredictionIO can be installed as a full machine learning stack, bundled with Apache Spark, HBase and Elasticsearch, which simplifies and accelerates scalable machine learning infrastructure management.apache