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InstaDeep contributes to ICLR for the first time

The six-day conference, referred to as the premier gathering of professionals dedicated to the advancements of deep learning, is filled with invited talks and workshops, as well as oral and poster presentations of refereed papers. 2020 is our first year contributing to ICLR and we are excited to present on the topic of NLP. AfricaNLP… Read more »

Learn with InstaDeep: This week’s online training!

AI for Crisis Management Elyes kicked-off the week with a crash-course into ‘AI for crisis management’ on Monday 20th April explaining how AI works and the different ways AI can be used to deal with an international crisis. From predicting the number of casualties and detecting hot spots in need of extra care, to running… Read more »

InstaDeeper placed in international Computer Vision for Agriculture competition

Hosted on Zindi’s competition platform, the Radiant Earth Foundation challenge attracted 440 data scientists competing to build a machine learning model to classify crop types in farms across Western Kenya. The eight-week-long event, which ran from February 3rd to March 29th, is organised as part of the Computer Vision for Agriculture (CV4A) Workshop at the… Read more »

Quarterly Digest – Edition #5

Read all about what happened at InstaDeep in Q1 2020, from opening our office in South Africa to being ranked as a top 100 start-up globally! Also, make sure you sign up to receive the upcoming editions as well. We hope you enjoy it! Download in full via link on the left or click to read… Read more »

InstaDeep sponsors Africa’s first online inter-campus ML Hackathon

Uncertain times call for new ways of thinking and innovative ways to interact. With this in mind, Zindi – the leading African online competition platform, came up with the idea of remotely connecting students across the African continent to crowd-solve challenges in health, education, environmental conservation, and business through the day-long UmojaHack Africa competition. InstaDeep… Read more »

Karim Beguir talks DeepPCB™ on the TWIML Podcast

Listen below as Sam and Karim discusses the end-to-end platform for automated circuit board design powered by Deep Reinforcement Learning. The pair talk about the challenges and problems with some of the original iterations of auto-routers, and Karim also defines circuit board “complexity”, the differences between reinforcement learning being used for games and in this… Read more »

InstaDeep Amongst Top 100 Most Innovative AI Startups

London, UK, March 2020 — This week CB Insights named InstaDeep in their fourth annual AI 100 ranking, showcasing the 100 most promising private artificial intelligence companies in the world. InstaDeep is appraised in the prestigious category of Research & Development, where the company has had a lot to show for over the last few… Read more »

Tunisia’s Ambassador visits InstaDeep’s head office in London

This week, we’ve had the honour of welcoming Mr Nabil Ben Khedher, the Ambassador of Tunisia in the United Kingdom, to our headquarters in London. On Mr Ben Kheder’s agenda was our disruptive deep tech, in particular our world-first innovation in decision making for hardware, DeepPCB™, which was released as a beta last November. He… Read more »

InstaDeep opens its sixth office in South Africa!

From Tunis in the North to Cape Town in the South, InstaDeep branches out to cover the whole African continent. February officially marked the month that InstaDeep opened the doors to its sixth office in Cape Town, South Africa. The decision is part of a long-term strategy to build out our AI operations on the… Read more »