We want to make Swiss businesses the most data-centric and agile in the world.

For the 10. event we will have a 2h intro workshop on Machine Learning / Deep Learning and application examples.


The tech giants are using deep learning already since 2011:

Google: Google Brain, speech-recognition, there are more than 1,000 projects underway incl. self-driving cars

Microsoft: commercial speech-recognition, search, photo search, translation systems and many more

Facebook: translations, photo search, spoked captions for visually impaired

Baidu: speech recognition, search, photo search, translation, self-driving cars



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Event Location Last Event

Equinix ZH5

Allmendstrasse 9
8102 Oberengstringen

Program

  • 13:30
    Workshop
    Machine Learning and Natural Language Processing
    Martin Jaggi, Tenure Track Assistant Professor, École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne
    • Basic Intro to Machine Learning
    • Supervised and Unsupervised Methods
    • Neural Networks
    • Text Understanding and Natural Language Processing
    • Word and Document Embeddings
    • Machine Learning Infrastructure and Systems
    • Distributed ML
  • More Details will be announced shortly.
  • 17:00
    Apéro

Speakers

Martin Jaggi

Martin Jaggi is a Tenure Track Assistant Professor at EPFL, heading the Machine Learning and Optimization Laboratory. His research interests lie in the fields of machine learning, optimization algorithms for learning systems, and text understanding. Before EPFL, he was a post-doctoral researcher at ETH Zurich, at the Simons Institute in Berkeley, US, and at École Polytechnique in Paris, France. He has earned his PhD in Machine Learning and Optimization from ETH Zurich in 2011, and a MSc in Mathematics also from ETH Zurich. He is a co-founder of the text analytics startup SpinningBytes, and also the founder of the Zurich Machine Learning and Data Science Meetup.

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