Machine Learning Weekend
Brno, Czech Republic | Oct 27 – 29, 2017Register now
The entry task is a simple, yet potentially complex assignment that will test your programming skills and understanding of machine learning concepts. The task is there to ensure that all participants will already have the fundamental knowledge needed to understand our topics.
The entry task will be emailed to you after registration.
Alex is a Cloud Customer Engineer at Google EMEA specialising in Big Data & Machine Learning services within Google Cloud. He has an engineering background, he worked on algorithms in order to optimize mathematical models but also worked three years as a digital strategist & start-up consultant for Google’s Ads Business. He’s very much into crunching the data and use ML to help clients finding new or better data-driven solutions for their business.
Yoram is a Cloud Architecture & Big Data Practice Principle at DoiT International with over 15 years of experience leading startup software groups. Yoram has significant experience in establishment of complex solutions based on open source technologies, cloud, big-data, mobile and web.
Yoram is certified Google Cloud Architect and Data Engineer, holding two most lucrative Google’s technical certifications.
Mikhail is a customer engineer at Google supporting Big Data & Machine Learning products within Google Cloud Platform. His interest in ML started as an Operations Research student at Cornell University and led to 7 years of consulting helping customers drive value from data and analytics. At Google, he is focused on making Big Data & ML accessible to customers to drive innovation and growth.
Roman has always been the developer most interested in math and algorithms. With a stroke of luck, he became the machine learning guy at Seznam.cz where he introduced ML to the full-text search team. After he fulfilled his mission with Seznam.cz, he decided to bring the ML and data science approach to Kiwi.com.
Mojmir is a full-stack data scientist ready to get his hands dirty. When needed, he can become a data engineer, devops, developer or statistician and he’s a master of GyShiDo. After working remotely for Silicon Valley startups for a few years, he decided to settle at Kiwi.com and help make us an “ML First Company”. He believes that every problem, no matter how hard, has an elegant solution. And it’s waiting for him to find it.
Jiří is a machine learning expert with more than 10 years of experience with ML applications in industry. He’d been working as the head of research at Seznam.cz for 7 years and now offers ML solutions and consulting as a freelancer. He’s the founder and co-organiser of Machine Learning Prague — one of the biggest ML conferences in Europe. Jiří is also a technological mentor at the StartupYard and the author of an ML blog at www.mlguru.com.
Ondřej is a developer and data engineer. In academia, he focused on the application of natural language processing in plagiarism detection. After co-founding FlowerChecker, he participated in solving image classification problems. At Kiwi.com he works on backend development — currently for the Analytics Team.
Getting to know each other and the warm-up party
Breakfast & coffee
Introduction to Machine learning
Breakfast & coffee
Artificial Neural Networks
What skills do I need to be able to join the weekend?
You should solve our entry task and be confident with programming in Python.
Is there any fee to pay?
No, the whole educational weekend is free of charge and sponsored by Kiwi.com.
Do you also provide accommodation?
No, sorry. If you need accommodation in Brno, please find it on your own.
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