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Make Data Work
29 April–2 May 2019
London, UK
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Serverless machine learning with TensorFlow: Part II

Melinda King (ROI Training)
13:3017:00 Tuesday, 30 April 2019
Data Science, Machine Learning & AI
Location: Capital Suite 11
Average rating: ***..
(3.12, 8 ratings)

Who is this presentation for?

  • Data scientists and those interested in ML



Prerequisite knowledge

  • Basic proficiency with a common query language such as SQL (useful but not required)
  • Experience developing applications using a common programming language, such as Python (useful but not required)
  • A working knowledge of data modeling and extract, transform, and load activities (useful but not required)
  • Basic familiarity with machine learning and/or statistics (useful but not required)

Materials or downloads needed in advance

  • A laptop

What you'll learn

  • Learn how to do distributed training and monitoring using TensorFlow and TensorBoard, how to productionize trained ML models, and how to scale up ML using Cloud ML Engine
  • Understand advanced feature engineering and hyperparameter tuning concepts


Melinda King offers an introduction to designing and building machine learning models on Google Cloud Platform. Through a combination of presentations, demos, and hands-on labs, you’ll learn ML and TensorFlow concepts and develop skills in developing, evaluating, and productionizing ML models.

This is the second segment of a two-part tutorial.

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Melinda King

ROI Training

Melinda King is a Google Authorized Trainer at ROI Training, 2017’s Google Cloud Training Partner of the Year. Melinda brings 30+ years of progressive experience with a unique combination of technical, managerial, and organizational skills. She has done solution design, development, and implementation using Google products including Compute Engine, App Engine, Kubernetes, Bigtable, Spanner, BigQuery, Pub/Sub, Dataflow, and Dataproc. Her expertise includes applying data science algorithms on big data to produce insights for optimizing business decisions. Melinda is also a Microsoft Certified Trainer with certifications for Azure, SQL Server, and Data Management and Analytics. Melinda spent 20+ years serving as a member of the US Marine Corps.