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Make Data Work
December 1–3, 2015 • Singapore
Melanie Warrick

Melanie Warrick
Senior Developer Advocate, Google

@nyghtowl

Deep Learning Engineer at Skymind. Previous experience included data science and engineering at Change.org and a comprehensive consulting career. I have a passion for working on machine learning problems at scale and AI.

Sessions

9:40am–9:55am Thursday, 12/03/2015
Location: Summit 1-2
Melanie Warrick (Google)
Average rating: ***..
(3.82, 34 ratings)
Deep Learning is taking hold as a popular machine learning modeling technique because of its real world applications especially with regards to image, signal and language datasets (e.g. medical diagnosis, self-driving cars, real-time language translation). This talk provides an overview of what deep learning is especially around recent applications. Read more.
2:20pm–3:00pm Thursday, 12/03/2015
Office Hours
Location: Table B (Office Hours)
Melanie Warrick (Google)
4:00pm–4:40pm Thursday, 12/03/2015
Data Science and Advanced Analytics
Location: 331 Level: Intermediate
Melanie Warrick (Google)
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 10 ratings)
This talk will briefly explain what neural nets are and why they’re important, as well as give context about GPUs. Then we will walk through code and launch a neural net on a GPU. I will cover key pitfalls you may hit and techniques to diagnose and troubleshoot. You will walk away understanding how to start using GPUs and where to go for additional help. Read more.