december, 2016

3dec3:00 pm- 6:00 pmMachine learning for everyone!3:00 pm - 6:00 pm BHIVE Workspace HSR S6Event Organized By: Alisson

Event Details

Registration is mandatory!


Outcomes of the session:
1) Sentiment analysis refers to the computational task of identifying and categorizing opinions in a piece of text, as positive, negative or neutral. In this session, we will learn how to set up a sentiment analyzer.
2) Hands-on experience with sentiment analysis.
3) Glimpse of deep learning for analyzing sentiments.
4) How to scale up machine learning using AWS.


Avneesh Jain, Founder of CodeKraft, The School of Code.

Avneesh founded CodeKraft to bridge the gap between the technical skills required in the industry and what is being taught in colleges. He is passionate about focusing on the right tools,frameworks and technologies that make software developers more effective in their jobs.

He has over 15 years of experience in the industry and has worked for Amazon, Yahoo!, Shutterfly, Epiphany and JD Edwards. Avneesh has built and managed large scale distributed web and enterprise systems for Retail, Finance, CRM, Supply Chain and EdTech industry.
Avneesh holds a Bachelors degree from IIT, Kanpur and a Masters degree from Rutgers University, NJ, USA.


Sambuddha Roy, Staff Data Scientist, LinkedIn. 

Sambuddha has been working in the space of Machine Learning and Optimization for the past 10 years. His primary passion is to understand understanding: how to discover/invent simpler ways of explaining complicated concepts by suitably breaking them up into manageable byte-sized portions. His current interests include topics such as deep learning, unsupervised/semi-supervised learning to name a few.

He is currently working as a Staff Data Scientist in the Spam Filtering team at LinkedIn.
Prior to that, he has experience as a Sr. Machine Learning Scientist in the Advertising Fraud Detection team at Amazon and as a Research Staff Member in the High-Performance Computing group at IBM Research.
He holds a Bachelors degree from IIT Kanpur, and a Ph.D. in Algorithms & Complexity from Rutgers University, NJ, USA.


(Saturday) 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm


BHIVE Workspace HSR S6

L-148, 5th Main, Sector 6, HSR Layout, Bangalore, Karnataka- 560102 (next to Madhuram Restaurant), Bangalore Bangalore, Karnataka 560102 India