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How to Transform your Business with AI, Deep Learning & Machine Learning [+VOTE]

June 15, 2016 @ 6:30 pm

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How to Transform your Business with Artificial Intelligence, Deep Learning and Machine Learning 

Arno Candel, Chief Architect, H2O.ai 


6:30 Doors Open, Food & Networking 
7:00 Announcements & Chapter Elections
7:10 Presentation 
*** Please arrive by 7 PM due to Security ***

Event Details

In this talk, Arno Candel presents a brief history of AI and how Deep Learning and Machine Learning techniques are transforming our everyday lives. Arno will introduce H2O, a scalable open-source machine learning platform, and show live demos on how to train sophisticated machine learning models on large distributed datasets. He will show how data scientists and application developers can use the Flow GUI, R, Python, Java, Scala, JavaScript and JSON to build smarter applications, and how to take them to production. He will present  customer use cases from verticals including insurance, fraud, churn, fintech, and marketing.

Speaker Bio

Dr. Arno Candel is the Chief Architect at H2O.ai, the makers of the distributed and scalable open-source machine-learning platform H2O. Arno is also the main author of H2O’s Deep Learning. Arno spent the last 5 years designing and implementing high-performance machine-learning algorithms. Previously, he spent a decade in high-performance computing and ran his code on the world’s largest supercomputers as a staff scientist at SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, where he participated in US DOE scientific computing initiatives and collaborated with CERN on next-generation particle accelerators. Arno received a PhD and master’s degree summa cum laude in physics from ETH Zurich, Switzerland. He has authored dozens of scientific papers and is a sought-after conference speaker.

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June 15, 2016
6:30 pm
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350 Ellis Street
Mountain View, CA 94043 US
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