Data Science Certificate Program at LMU

The Ludwig-Maximilians-University (LMU) and the Munich R Courses are investigating conditions for the development of an extra-occupational and fee-based Data Science certification course. In order to design the certification course in a demand- and target-orientated way, we would like to ask you to answer the following questions. Any information you provide will, of course, be[…]

Erik Daxberger – Introduction to Deep Reinforcement Learning

Abstract: The London-based AI company DeepMind recently gained considerable attention after succeeding in developing a single AI agent capable of attaining human-level performance on a wide range of Atari video games – entirely self-taught and using only the raw pixels and game scores as input. In 2016, DeepMind again made headlines when its self-taught AI[…]

Ivan Bilan – Automated Author Profiling

Abstract: This talk will introduce the concepts of Author Identification, Author Obfuscation, and Author Profiling. The main focus is on Author Profiling, namely cross-genre Author Profiling of textual data gathered from social media. Tweets, blogs, and reviews you leave online can reveal your age, gender, personality traits and a lot more about you. Author Profiling is used to create a socio-demographic profile of an[…]

AngelHack Global Hackathon Series is coming to Munich May 6-7th!

Discount Code: DATAGeeks Event page: http://angelhack.com/angelhack-global-hackathon-series-munich If you’re a developer, designer, entrepreneur, creative and, have an idea you want to develop, or just want to use your skills towards an interesting idea/project, or want to tackle a cool challenge like the IoT/Smart Home one around water use in homes/offices/on the go, or the future of[…]

Tracing and Monitoring of Cloud-Native Applications

What to expect: two top speakers sharing their experience in tracing and monitoring of distributed applications, built on Cloud-native infrastructure. an inspirational evening and interesting discussions exchange of views and experience, great networking a lot of snacks and drinks Agenda: 18:30: Snacks and Drinks 19:00: Operational and Business Insights from Tracing Distributed Microservices: Juraci Paixão[…]

Strata Data Conference | May 22–25, 2017 | London, United Kingdom

Strata Data Conference | May 22–25, 2017 | London, United Kingdom Strata Data Conference is a rich learning experience at the intersection of data science and business. Thousands of innovators, leaders, and practitioners gather to develop new skills, share best practices, and discover how tools and technologies are evolving to meet new challenges. Find out[…]

One month free trial for DataCamp

DataCamp is giving out a one month free subscription for their service, just use: https://www.datacamp.com/promo/meetup   At DataCamp we have over 100 hours of interactive courses on Python and R for data science covering topics such as databases, data visualization, machine learning and more. All courses are taught by experts from e.g. Continuum Analytics (Anaconda), Bryan Van[…]

O’Reilly: Call for speakers

Call for speakers — O’Reilly Artificial Intelligence Conference in San Francisco The O’Reilly AI Conference is coming to San Francisco September 17-20, 2017 to explore the most essential and intriguing topics in intelligence engineering and applied AI. We’re looking for compelling case studies, technical sessions, tear-downs of both successful and failed AI projects, technical and[…]