Session List

Session List2019-10-02T20:07:53-05:00

Data Science for Folks Without (or With!) a Ph.D.

Presented by: Douglas Starnes

At the risk of being cliche the world is drowning in data. Our clicks generate web server logs. IoT devices measure weather, noise, pollution and bacon levels 24/7. We carry phones with us constantly that monitor our location and wear watches that monitor our health. Is it possible to keep...

Tags: PythonFormat: General SessionLevel: Intermediate

Event Streaming with Apache Kafka

Presented by: Dave Klein

Whether we're talking about event-driven architecture, data pipelines, streaming ETL, or any of a host of other use cases for real-time data, chances are that Apache Kafka is part of that conversation. Kafka has become the de facto standard for working with data in motion. Used by thousands of...

Tags: Big Data, Java, PythonFormat: PreCompilerLevel: Intermediate

Love You 10000: Build Your Own J.A.R.V.I.S. Assistant Using Next-Gen Tech From Elon Musk's AI Team

Presented by: Scott Showalter

"Good morning. It's 7 AM. The weather in Malibu is 72 degrees with scattered clouds. The surf conditions are fair with waist to shoulder highlines, high tide will be at 10:52 AM. Shall I confirm your surf session with Mr. Musk for this afternoon?" ...

Tags: Cloud, Big Data, Python, Machine LearningFormat: PreCompilerLevel: Intermediate

Mad Scientist Lab With Raspberry Pi Pico Microcontrollers

Presented by: Barry Tarlton

Carefully plugging the wires into the bread board, doubt seeps in, “should the red wire go to ground or the white one?” LEDs all in place, Python code properly indented (spaces, not tabs), prayers for the magic smoke to not escape go up as the electronics are powered on. In an instant, worries...

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Sculpting Data for Machine Learning

Presented by: Jigyasa Grover

In the contemporary world of machine learning algorithms - “data is the new oil”. For the state-of-the-art ML algorithms to work their magic it’s important to lay a strong foundation with access to relevant data. Volumes of crude data are available on the web nowadays, and all we need are the...

Tags: Big Data, Python, Machine LearningFormat: General SessionLevel: Intermediate