“Creating an Ensemble of Document Classifiers for Production at Internet Archive” (2019-11-15)

Details : Internet Archive has a collection of 150M PDFs and wants to improve the curation of the content by identifying which PDFs are research works.This webinar is an experience report of what it is like to use transfer learning to make an ensemble of classifiers (FastText, Inception, BERT), define a REST interface, and put […]

AI for Finance (2019-10-11)

Details : AI is the new electricity. It will change the way we do everything. Financial institutions: banks, savings and loans, insurance, and mortgage companies, who are already well familiar from FinTech, are the first to derive benefit from AI. But every business can improve its money handling through AI. And the companies will soon […]

AI for Cyber Security- 2019-06-19

Details : How to be proactive in the time of the total hacker dominance? Artificial intelligence is changing the game for cyber security, analyzing massive quantities of risk data, to speed response times and augment the capabilities of under-resourced security operations. AI technologies like machine learning and natural language processing enable analysts to respond to […]

Why Doctors Hate Their Computers and What Should Programmers Do to Return Love Instead of Hate

In the recent issue of the New Yorker magazine, Dr. Atul Gawande describes how he, being on the staff of the hospital system, “Partners HealthCare,” reacted to the hospital software upgrade. Sixteen hours of mandatory training to go from a homegrown system to a modern which Atul did not like at all. (I invite the […]