Put AI to work
June 26-27, 2017: Training
June 27-29, 2017: Tutorials & Conference
New York, NY

Scalable deep learning on AWS using Apache MXNet

Guy Ernest (Amazon Web Services)
1:45pm2:25pm Wednesday, June 28, 2017
Implementing AI
Location: Grand Ballroom West Level: Intermediate
Secondary topics:  Cloud, Deep Learning
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Prerequisite Knowledge

  • A basic understanding of machine learning
  • Familiarity with at least one programing language (such as Python or Java)

What you'll learn

  • Learn how to use deep learning to solve hard core business problems
  • Understand how to choose the right tools to work in business environment


Deep learning is a powerful tool that is helping big companies like Amazon build innovative businesses, and AWS is democratizing AI, helping you build deep learning systems in any scale, in any team size and skill, and for every use case. Guy Ernest discusses the state of deep learning, the tools that can take advantage of its power, and best practices for building successful businesses in the cloud, including data handling, models learning, deployment, and integration to other parts of the business.

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Guy Ernest

Amazon Web Services

Guy Ernest is a senior manager on the Solutions Architecture team at Amazon Web Services, where he helps customers take their first steps in the Amazon cloud and works with them on advanced use cases. Guy specializes in mobile development, big data, analytics, and machine learning. Previously, he founded startups in mobile search, personalization, and big data analytics.