Room 3

11:50 - 12:50

Talk (60 min)

Machine Learning in the Real World

Everyone talks about IoT, big data, machine learning and AI.

Machine Learning

From a conceptual point of view some of these concepts are relatively easy to understand, but as always, the devil is in the detail.

In this session we will look at some of the challenges you will encounter _before_ you get to the cool algorithms of machine learning.

Can you calculate an average? Do you know what conditional probabilities are? And why does the earth have to be round?

Karsten Strøbæk

Studied economics, econometrics, and advanced statistics. Did a masters on artificial neural networks (ML) before it became fashionable. Spent the last 25 years in the IT industry. Lives in rural Denmark with his family.