Moving to AI Platform

GDG Cloud Belgium
Tue, Oct 29, 2019, 6:30 PM (CET)

About this event

We have two talks for you:
* Moving Deepranker from AWS and on-premise to GCP's AI Platform
* An introduction to AutoML Tables

*** AutoML Tables * Introduction by Alex Van Boxel ***
AutoML Tables enables your entire team of data scientists, analysts, and developers to automatically build and deploy state-of-the-art machine learning models on structured data at massively increased speed and scale. This short session will give you and introduction to this exciting new ML product.
--- Alex Van Boxel is a Google Developer Expert working as Lead Data Architect @ Veepee

*** Moving to AI Platform * Talk by Georges Kohnen ***
Deepranker is the deep learning recommender of Veepee, the european e-commerce leader specialised in online clearance sales. Deepranker was developed to suggest sales and brands to our tens of millions of users around Europe, thus delivering them a more personalised shopping experience.

Initiated on AWS and on-premise, feature engineering, training and serving of the recommendations were recently brought to GCP's own AI Platform. Georges Kohnen will tell us about the move, illustrating pitfalls and unexpected hurdles.
--- Georges Kohnen is a Senior Data Scientist at Veepee in Brussels, working on personalisation and recommenders in close collaboration with his peers in Paris and Barcelone..

18:30 Doors Open
19:00 Welcome
19:10 AutoML Tables - Introduction
19:25 Moving to AI Platform - Main Talk
20:15 Networking - Drinks and Pizza