17–19 October 2016: Conference & Tutorials
19–20 October 2016: Training
London, UK
Eli Bixby

Eli Bixby
Developer Programs Engineer, Google

Eli Bixby is a developer programs engineer at Google currently developing on Google Cloud Platform’s DevOps distributed systems, machine-learning, and big data offerings. He joined Google as a developer programs engineer. Previously, Eli dabbled in several research areas, with papers in biophysics, algorithmic game theory, and most recently computational biology.

Sessions

14:25–15:05 Tuesday, 18/10/2016
The new stuff
Location: Balmoral Level: Beginner
Eli Bixby (Google)
Average rating: ****.
(4.50, 2 ratings)
TensorFlow is Google’s open source framework for machine intelligence. Eli Bixby gives a conceptual overview of TensorFlow, as well as a cursory introduction to some concepts in deep learning, and provides a short example of putting the concepts to use with TFLearn, TensorFlow’s high-level API wrapper. Read more.
9:30–13:00 Wednesday, 19/10/2016
Open data & data science
Location: Sandringham Level: Intermediate
Amy Unruh (Google), Eli Bixby (Google)
Average rating: *....
(1.67, 3 ratings)
Amy Unruh and Eli Bixby offer practical, hands-on experience with TensorFlow, an open source library for deep learning. Amy and Eli introduce the basics of TensorFlow, show how to build neural net models with TensorFlow and train them both locally and in the cloud, and explain how to use trained models for prediction. In the process, they'll have some fun with visualization. Read more.