Explore Data Science in Practice


Explore Data Science in Practice

Explore Data Science in Practice with hands-on workshops in Machine Learning, Deep Learning and NLP. Join us to network, develop new skills and gain insight into the evolving field of data science.

Dates 20 Oct 2017 - 22 Oct 2017 - This event is in the past.
Opening times Friday 20 October: Talks and Networking
Saturday 21 October: Hands-on Workshops
Sunday 22 October: Hands-on Workshops
Venue The Royal Statistical Society, 2 Errol Street, London EC1Y 8LX
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Explore Data Science in Practice

Why attend?

  • Engage with industry experts
    Gain new knowledge and insights from a range of sectors, from research and bioinformatics to business and finance
  • Upskill in Data Science
    Learn how to implement state-of-the-art techniques to leverage the latest tools for Machine Learning, Deep Learning and Big Data Analysis.
  • Network with others in their field
    Network and connect with researchers, data scientists and technologists from different domains and industries
  • Get exposed to different languages and libraries

DEEP DIVE WORKSHOPS

Our series of workshops will cover:

  •  Machine Learning
  •  Neural Networks and Deep Learning
  •  Big Data Technologies
  •  Text Analytics and Natural Language Processing

Friday 20 October: Talks and Networking

09:00 Conference Registration
09:15 Welcome to the London Data Science Summit
09:30 Opening Keynote: Data Centric Engineering (Prof. Mark Girolami, Alan Turing Institute)
10:00 (Responsible) Subjective Machine Vision (Dr. Miriam Redi)
10:30 Building and Deploying a Real-time Banking Fraud Detection System (Dr. Karthik Tadinada, Featurespace)
11:00 Tea / Coffee Break
11:30 Recommendation Systems (Speaker to be announced)
12:00 Automating the Video Content Processing with Deep Learning (Barbara Fusinska)
12:30 Generation Genome? Opportunities and challenges for a future awash with genetic data (Patrick Short)
13:00 Lunch / Networking
13:45 Data Science Panel
14:15 Data Science Panel
14:45 Computational Privacy (Dr. Yves-Alexandre de Montjoye, Imperial College London)
15:15 Tea / Coffee Break
15:45 Artificial Intelligence in the Enterprise (Dr. Martin Goodson, Evolution AI)
16:15 Machine Learning for Finance (Matthew O'Kane, Accenture Analytics)
16:45 Closing Keynote: Artificial Intelligence and the Two Singularities (Calum Chace)
17:15 Networking Drinks

Saturday 21 October: Hands-on Workshops

09.30-11.00: Analyzing and Manipulating Data with Pandas

11.30-13.00: Principle Component Analysis

13.40-15.15: Supervised Machine Learning using Scikit-learn (Part I)

15.45-17.00 Supervised Machine Learning using Scikit-learn (Part II)

Sunday 22 October: Hands-on Workshops

09.30-11.00: Neural Networks and Deep Learning using Keras (Part I)

11.30-13.00: Neural Networks and Deep Learning using Keras (Part II)

13.40-15.15: Introduction to Natural Language Processing (Part I)

15.45-17.00: Introduction to Natural Language Processing (Part II)

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