Boston Linux & UNIX was originally founded in 1994 as part of The Boston Computer Society. We meet on the third Wednesday of each month at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, in Building E51.

You Can Tune a Piano but You Can't Tune a Convolutional Neural Network

Date and Time

Wednesday, July 15, 2020 from 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm


Online at Zoom Meet
Kurt Keville , Thaumaturgical Engineer , MIT Clinical Research Center - kkeville alum mit edu
Eliot Eshelman , VP Strategic Accounts and HPC Initiatives , Microway, Inc.


Information updates in the areas of HPC, Supercomputing, and Autonomous Vehicles


Details to follow


Eliot's interests span from astrophysics to bacteriophages; high-performance computers to small spherical magnets. He's been an avid Linux geek (with a focus on HPC) for more than a decade. He works as Microway's Vice President of Strategic Accounts and HPC Initiatives.

Meeting Notes


  1. Link to join Zoom meeting
  2. YouYube livestream

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