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Thursday, August 15 • 10:30am - 11:30am
Hello World – How I started in AI/ML and how you can too!!!

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Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning are making inroads into every conversation. Many people think that AI/ML is a new kid on the block. Surprisingly, it is a blast from the past which seems to be advancing at a rapid pace and will impact our lives significantly.

When I heard about its resurgence, I was curious to learn more about it. I had constraints: close-to-zero AI/ML experience, no data-scientist skills, and little infrastructure at my disposal. I wanted to dip my toes in AI/ML gently and practically, without getting overwhelmed or bored to death by reading obscure and dry books on this subject. I wanted to learn by doing rather than reading.

If you’re in a similar situation with regards to getting started in AI/ML, this session will provide you with necessary information and practical guidance. I’ll share my experience on how I gently jump-started my journey into AI/ML using Azure ML Studio and how you can too. Then we’ll build/tweak/demo an AI/ML example and create a callable API endpoint for us to test and explore.

Furthermore, I’ll point you to resources, tips and tricks, which I’ve found valuable. In the end, you will learn AI/ML fundamentals and how to jump-start your AI/ML journey practically.



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Umang Nahata

Senior Systems Test Engineer, Progressive
Umang Nahata is passionate about sharing his knowledge with others. He loves code-jams, testing, test automation, and building better software. He has been in the IT industry for more than a decade in a variety of roles and experiences. He is currently a Senior Systems Test Engineer... Read More →



Thursday August 15, 2019 10:30am - 11:30am EDT
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