Developer UnConference Zürich, Switzerland

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*****News*****

- Only few spots are left. But you can still join the Big Data MeetUp in the afternoon: www.ibm.biz/BigDataMeetUp

- Check out the prerequisites (in the end of the description)

- Bleeding-edge research technology: NeutNetS - Automating Neural Network Model Synthesis for Broader Adoption of AI

- Let’s Blockchain! - Build your first Blockchain Network in 2h and get your hands dirty with Hyperledger Composer

- Qool-Stuff: hear about IBM Q and learn how to build your first algorithm on a Quantum Computer

- Not a coder, not a problem: Join our afternoon MeetUp and enjoy the Talks with beers sponsored from UMB

*******Info and Registration********

This edition of the Developer Unconference is divided in two parts:

1) Developer Unconference (Talks and Hands-On sessions) - from 09:00 – 18:00
Full day ticket for the Developer Unconference: https://www.ibm.biz/DevUnconf

2) Big Data MeetUp (Only Talks) – from 15:30 -18:00

Afternoon ticket for the Big Data MeetUp: http://www.ibm.biz/BigDataMeetUp

Badges must be issued for all participants to enter the building. You can get your free ticket on Eventbrite (links above).

*****AGENDA*****

09:00 – 09:30$ Registration and Coffee

09:30 – 09:40$ Welcome - Youri Böhler, Innovation Architect @ IBM

09:40 – 10:00$ Talk 1) Agents and Evolution Strategies vs. Old School Machine Learning
- Ilja Rasin, DeepLearning/AI Engineer @ IBM

10:00 – 10:45$ Talk 2) Talk 2) Introduction to Quantum Computing - Roman Malina, IBM Q Industry Consultant @ IBM

10:45 – 11:00$ Break

11:00 – 12:45$ Lab Break Out Sessions – Block 1

-> Lab 1) LAB 1) Building your first algorithm on a quantum computer
- Sasha Lazarevic, Technical Solution Manager @ IBM

-> Lab 2) Introduction to DeepLearning with Keras and TensorFlow - Ilja Rasin, IBM

12:45 – 13:30$ Lunch Break (Not included)

13:30 – 15:30$ Lab Break Out Session – Block2

LAB 3) Let’s Blockchain! Build your first Blockchain Network in 2h and get your hands dirty with Hyperledger Composer - Markus Stauffiger, CEO @4eyes & Pierre Kauffmann, Blockchain Leader @ IBM

-> LAB 4) Deep Learning in Vision - Hands-on applications of DL in vision using TensorFlow -Klaus Zahn, Prof. for Computer Vision @ Hochschule Luzern & Mirko Birbaumer, Lecturer for Machine Learning / Deep Learning @Hochschule Luzern

15:30 – 16:00$ Break / Registration for Big Data MeetUp (www.ibm.biz/BigDataMeetUp)

16:00 – 16:30$ Talk 3) Microservices for Edge Computing: Learn how to build IoT edge devices with Kubernetes and see its advantage and limitations for a smooth DevOps cycle- Marco Reichmuth, Leader Solution Architects @ UMB

16:30 – 17:00$ Talk 4) A bleeding-edge research technology called NeuNetS: Automating Neural Network Model Synthesis for Broader Adoption of AI - Roxana Istrate, Researcher @ IBM Research

17:00 – 17:30$ Talk 5) AI in Law: Automated Contract Analysis - Get(ting) to the Point - Michael Fetzer, CTO @ Legartis

17:30 – 18:00$ Talk 6) AI in Medtech: Decision support systems applied to triage and differential diagnosis - Andrea Giovannini, Researcher @ IBM Research

18:00 – 20:00$ Networking with Beers & Pizza sponsored by UMB

*****Prerequisites*****

Please make sure you complete the prerequisites so you will not lose any time during the sessions.

General prerequisites
- Bring your own laptop (preferable min. 8GB RAM)
- Sign up for the IBM Cloud http://ibm.biz/CloudCH
- If you have an old IBM Cloud account (=Trial Account), make sure it is still valid, otherwise you can create a new one with another e-mail address

Special lab prerequisites
You find the prerequisites of each lab in the description of the lab registration page.

- Lab 1) Introduction to Quantum programming: http://ibm.biz/DevUnconf-Lab1

- Lab 2) Introduction to DeepLearning: http://ibm.biz/DevUnconf-Lab2

- Lab 3) Let’s Blockchain! http://ibm.biz/DevUnconf-Lab3

- Lab 4) Deep Learning in Vision http://ibm.biz/DevUnconf-Lab4