• Blockchain for Enterprise with Hyperledger Fabric by Murughan Palaniachari

    Blockchain is at the same place where the cloud and big data were several years ago. For most people, their first impression of the term “blockchain” was in relation to Bitcoin or cryptocurrency. If you are using blockchain already or have read about it, though, then there is a basic question: “How can I use blockchain in my enterprise?” To get this question answered and more, join us for this free online webinar on the 21st of February, 2019 at 8PM. Agenda: 1)Blockchain Overview 2) Why Private & Permisioned Blockchain 3) Blockchain use cases for Enterprises 4) Hyperledger Fabric architecture and concepts. 5) Smart Contracts Chaincode 6) Build decentralized Supply Chain application with Hyperledger Composer. About the Speaker: Murughan Palaniachari is a Developer, Speaker, Blogger, Trainer, DevOps Coach, and Blockchain Consultant at Pingala Software. He has 11+ years of software development & operations experience on multiple technology stack including C#, Javascript, NodeJS, Java, Python & Blockchain. He has expertise in Blockchain, Distributed Ledger Technology, Ethereum, Solidity, Hyperledger Fabric, ICO, Wallet and Cryptocurrency. He is an Organizer of Blockchain, DevOps & Cloud meetup. He has conducted one full DevOps workshop along with John Wills(co-author of DevOps Handbook) at Serverless summit http://inserverless.com/DevOps Byte Academy (“Byte”) is a leader in industry oriented technology education with courses in Python software development, FinTech, Data Science and Blockchain. Byte provides short format immersive boot camps in industry-relevant technologies and is recognized for small classes, career assistance and sense of community. We established the first FinTech program in the world and also the first Python full-stack software development boot-camp in New York City, where it is headquartered. Learn more about Byte Academy at http://byteacademy.co/ This is a free online session. We will be sharing details on how to join this session, to all the registered attendees soon.

  • Recommendation System - The Force Behind Success of Amazon and Netflix

    Recommendation systems are one of the most widely used application in E-commerce business and it is one application that each and every one of us are familiar with. It is the power behind Netflix’s Recommended Watching list, or Amazon’s recommended items for you. Recommendation system allows for personalisation of content . Join us on Saturday, 23rd of February as Byte Academy presents you yet another free Data Science workshop where we will demystify the working of Recommendation System and build our own recommendation system to recommend Books using GoodReads 10K Dataset. Speaker: Aiswarya Ramachandran Agenda: 1) Introduction 2) Types of Recommendation System - Content Based and Collaborative Filtering 3) Applications of Recommendation System 4) Evaluating a Recommendation Systems 5) Using Recommendation System to recommend books to users 6) Pros and Cons of the different recommendation systems 7) Brief idea on how Neural Networks can be used to build recommendation systems About the Speaker: Aiswarya Ramachandran is a News Analyst in Thomson Reuters with 1.5 years of experience in deploying primary and secondary research techniques to derive Reporting Analysis, understanding customer segments and performing competition analysis thus facilitating achievement of companies growth objectives. She is also an active writer on medium.com with articles published in “Analytics Vidhya” Medium publication. Byte Academy (“Byte”) is a leader in industry oriented technology education with courses in Python software development, FinTech, Data Science and Blockchain. Byte provides short format immersive boot camps in industry-relevant technologies and is recognized for small classes, career assistance and sense of community. We established the first FinTech program in the world and also the first Python full-stack software development boot-camp in New York City, where it is headquartered. Learn more about Byte Academy at http://byteacademy.co/

  • Data Science Webinar: Bayesian Networks by Gayathry Dasika

    How do you make your model say "I don't know", instead of giving a wrong output ? How do you make your model say that it is looking at examples it was not ready for ? In almost all real world problems, what you want is not just a result but you also need knowledge of confidence/certainty in that result. Bayesian models can help you do just that. In this webinar we will touch down on: 1) Introduction to Bayesian neural networks; 2) How to train one; 3) Perform model validation. All using tensorflow and scikit learn. Intended audience : Introductory to Intermediate level of understanding of machine learning concepts. About the Speaker: Gayathry works as a Senior Engineer, Data Science at Utopia Global. She has experience working in NLP, Knowledge extraction and interest in creating scalable machine learning models for business use cases. Byte Academy (“Byte”) is a leader in industry oriented technology education with courses in Python software development, FinTech, Data Science and Blockchain. Byte provides short format immersive boot camps in industry-relevant technologies and is recognized for small classes, career assistance and sense of community. We established the first FinTech program in the world and also the first Python full-stack software development boot-camp in New York City, where it is headquartered. Learn more about Byte Academy at http://byteacademy.co/ This is a free online session. We will be sharing details on how to join this session, to all the registered attendees soon.

  • Blockchain Workshop: Scaling the Bitcoin with Lightning Network by Koshik Raj

    About the Speaker: Koshik Raj is a Blockchain enthusiast and a full stack developer with a Master's degree focused in Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance from Manipal Institute of Technology. Currently writing a book on "Foundations of Blockchain", Koshik is also an experienced blogger with a demonstrated history of working in the computer and network security industry. http://www.koshik.me Byte Academy (“Byte”) is a leader in industry oriented technology education with courses in Python software development, FinTech, Data Science and Blockchain. Byte provides short format immersive boot camps in industry-relevant technologies and is recognized for small classes, career assistance and sense of community. We established the first FinTech program in the world and also the first Python full-stack software development boot-camp in New York City, where it is headquartered. Learn more about Byte Academy at http://byteacademy.co/ More details and Venue TBA