Put open source to work
July 16–17, 2018: Training & Tutorials
July 18–19, 2018: Conference
Portland, OR
Simon Corston-Oliver

Simon Corston-Oliver
Senior Machine Learning Scientist, AWS

Simon Corston-Oliver is a senior machine learning scientist at AWS, where he manages a team of deep learning specialists who assist users of MXNet to develop solutions across a wide range of research fields. Simon has a research background in linguistics and computational linguistics. He has authored more than 30 peer-reviewed conference presentations and more than 15 patents in areas such as machine translation, syntactic parsing, discourse, and language modeling.

Sessions

9:00am12:30pm Tuesday, July 17, 2018
Artificial intelligence
Location: E145/146
Level: Intermediate
Simon Corston-Oliver offers an introduction to deep learning in Python using Apache MXNet. Starting with deep learning fundamentals, Simon then walks you through training and evaluating a model and explores advanced topics such as training on multiple GPUs. Read more.