Ben Flood – Insurance Stuff for DataGeeks

Abstract: Presenting the data story of a very complicated analysis of a financial insurance product, aimed at a non-financial, non-insurance audience. Bio: Statistician, Senior Manager in Financial Services in KPMG (has also been called software engineer, mathematician, data scientist, actuary, and quant, depending on the client). Has worked in a diamond factory, a graphic design[…]

Michael Green: Deep probabilistic neural networks – A way forward

Abstract: In a world where deep learning and other massively scalable perception machines are at our disposal, allowing us to build amazing applications, the time is now ripe to move beyond the concept of pure perception and into broader Artificial Intelligence (AI). The path towards AI goes through what’s missing in many applications today; Inference.[…]