Machine Learning Meetup: Using object detection with CNTK to classify hotel images


Wednesday, 18 April 2018 – 19:00 to 22:00

ProgressBar Hackerspace, Dunajská 7495/14, Bratislava, Slovensko

Machine Learning Meetup Bratislava makes no April fools!
In our next talk you can look forward to a presentation that will reveal ML application in software products – our speaker Karol Żak will show you how they used object detection with FasterRCNN using CNTK to classify hotel images. All the learnings they share, come from cooperation with customer on real-life solution - platform Hotailor with nearly a million hotels inventory using smart analytics to help businesses sell more hotel rooms.

Karol Żak is Technical Evangelist @Microsoft – a technology enthusiast for years associated with Microsoft and IT communities in Poland. Karol is all about new technologies and trends in IT but mostly interested in cloud computing, AI/ML and mobile tech. For 2 years as a certified trainer with MCT title, he led IT trainings for developers and then in 2014 joined Microsoft as a Technical Evangelist.

**Attention** this meetup will take place in newly-moved ProgressBar at Dunajska street in Bratislava, near Kamenne namestie. We are sure you will find your way to this awesome new space!

Our talk will be in english, and will as always feature discussion and networking with drinks and great people!

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Cheers in April!

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