- Robby (Cowboy VC) & Tim (Essence VC)
Episode 19: Hugging Face & the Open-Source AI Community
AUTHOR: Robby (Cowboy VC) & Tim (Essence VC)
Julien Chaumond is Cofounder & CTO of Hugging Face, the AI community with deep roots in open source. Hugging Face has many open source projects including transformers (59K stars), datasets (13K stars), tokenizers (5K stars), among others. The company has raised $60M+ from investors such as Addition, Lux Capital, and Betaworks.
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