InstaDeep is pleased to announce its Gold sponsorship of the forthcoming École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne’s (EPFL) Applied Machine Learning Days (AMLD), taking place between 2-4 September 2021.
The online event is the first time EPFL have hosted an event in Africa, and will include three days of talks, tutorials and workshops on Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence, with more than 30 broadcasted live talks and 10 workshops by top speakers from industry and academia. Karim Beguir, InstaDeep’s Co-Founder and CEO will be presenting a keynote speech and the company will also participate in a panel discussion and workshop:
- Keynote: AI Language Models – Latest Developments
September 3, 2021 | 9:15 AM – 9:45 AM BST
Karim Beguir, InstaDeep.
- Panel Discussion: About NLP and the African context featuring InstaDeep and Rural Sense
September 3, 2021 | 9:45 AM – 10:15 AM BST
Host: Abdoulay Diack, Google AI
Panel guests: Nourchene Ferchichi, InstaDeep; and Lauren Newbould, Rural Sense.
- Workshop: Hands-on Multi-Agent Reinforcement Learning using Mava
September 4, 2021 | 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Hosts: Claude Formanek, Khalil Gorsan Mestiri and Faten Ghriss, InstaDeep
AMLD events are run on a not-for-profit basis, which also includes offering students, startups and other qualifying businesses reduced ticket prices, ensuring as many people as possible can participate. AMLD Africa comprises seven different tracks, each focused on different aspects of the application of machine learning and artificial intelligence in innovation, and sustainable development in African countries. Attendees at past events have come from right across academia, business and industry, and from more than 40 different countries, making it a truly diverse event.
You can browse the entire AMLD Africa 2021 schedule here, and registration is free; sign up here.
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