Machine Learning Bootcamp for Software Developers

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Witherspoon Student Center - Washington Sankofa Rm. 126

2810 Cates Ave

Raleigh, NC 27606

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Get an ML foundation, a taste of TensorFlow, and practical advice for building ML products.

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Are you a software engineer/developer looking to learn more about machine learning? Join machine learning experts from Infinia ML and Duke University for an intense bootcamp built specifically for you.

You’ll walk away with a foundational understanding of deep learning, an intro to the popular ML library TensorFlow, and practical advice for building software products with machine learning.

**See below for details on parking.**

Your Agenda (subject to change)

1:00 – 1:05

Welcome + Agenda Overview

1:05 – 2:00

Introduction to Deep Learning

2:00 – 2:45

Life as an ML Engineer: Demystifying the Jargon and Making It Work

2:45 - 3:00

Setting Up for the TensorFlow Demo

3:00 – 3:15


3:15 – 4:15

Introduction to TensorFlow + Hands-on TensorFlow Tutorial

4:15 – 4:30

What Comes Next: The Machine Learning Opportunity Ahead

4:30 – 5:00

Post-Class Reception

What To Bring

- A laptop

- An open mind

- A (reasonable) appetite - we'll be providing some snacks!

Your Instructors Include:

Larry Carin, Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Duke University.

One of the world’s most widely-published machine learning researchers, Dr. Carin is Duke’s Vice Provost for Research and Chief Scientist at Infinia ML.

Robbie Allen, CEO, Infinia ML. Robbie is the founder and Executive Chairman of Automated Insights, an AI company which was acquired by Vista Equity Partners. He is also a former Distinguished Engineer at Cisco.

David Rasch, Director of Engineering, Infinia ML. David served as both CTO and Chief Architect at email marketing company iContact. He went on to launch the data science team at the musician platform ReverbNation and helped to reboot the Engineering, Data, and DevOps teams at 3 Birds Marketing.

Free Parking

Park at the Carter-Finely Park & Ride. You can enter through Gate B on Trinity Road, about 1/4 mile west of the Blue Ridge and Trinity Road intersection. The other entrance is Gate F, which is on Westchase Boulevard.

Take the Route 6 WolfLine to campus.

Paid Parking ($10/vehicle)

Go to: https://ncsu.aimsparking.com

  • Click on "Event Permits"
  • Select the appropriate event
  • Confirm permit type and location
  • Enter vehicle information (Plate #, State, Year, Make)
  • Add permit to cart
  • Proceed to checkout
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2810 Cates Ave

Raleigh, NC 27606

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