Hands-On Tutorials

We have a fantastic lineup of hands-on and conventional tutorials to be held in conjunction with KDD 2018.

Check back as we get closer to the conference for more detailed program information.

  • Active learning and transfer learning at scale with R and Python John-Mark Agosta, Olga Liakhovich, Robert Horton, Mario Inchiosa, Justin Ormont, Vanja Paunić, Siddarth Ramesh, Tomas Singliar, Ali-Kazim Zaidi, and Hang Zhang (Microsoft)
  • Introduction to Reinforcement Learning with Ray Vrushank Vora (Papert Labs)
  • Beyond Graph Mining: Higher-Order Data Analytics for Temporal Network Data Renaud Lambiotte (Oxford), Martin Rosvall (Umeå University), Michael Schaub (MIT), Ingo Scholtes (ETH Zurich), and Jian Xu (Citadel LLC)
  • GOAI: Accelerating the Scalable Data Science Environment with GPU-enabled Python Brad Rees, Keith Kraus, and Joshua Patterson (Nvidia)
  • Feature Extraction and Summarization with Sequence to Sequence Learning Hamel Husain and Ho-Hsiang Wu (Github)
  • Deep Learning with Keras Anjali Sridhar (Google)
  • Building Custom Deep Recommendation Engines Chris Moody (Stitch Fix)
  • MXNet with a focus on NLP Alex Smola and Mu Li (Amazon)

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KDD 2018 - London, United Kingdom. 19 - 23 August 2018

The annual KDD conference is the premier interdisciplinary conference bringing together researchers and practitioners from data science, data mining, knowledge discovery, large-scale data analytics, and big data.

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