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Luke Davies

Machine Learning - The Basics


Luke Davies, Pythian


 

Abstract

Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence are big buzz words today, but what really is Machine Learning?  What are the techniques behind the most common methodologies?  How can we use ML effectively to get good consistent results?  These are questions that will be explored in this session along with some fundamental concepts that machine learning is built upon. It will include how to build, validate and test ML algorithms and choose the right methodology that works for your data set.

Speaker Biography

I have been working with Oracle as a DBA for 30+ years since V6.  I am currently working as the last line of escalation internally for Pythian.  I have been with Pythian for 10+ years.