The 10,000 Minute Lecture with Guruprasad Venkataraghavan

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Welcome to The 10,000 Minute Lecture workshop. This is your opportunity to learn hands-on a wide variety of data science skills at this 2-hour workshop. In addition, to growing your skill set, you also get to network with peers and industry professionals.

The event is FREE. Please note that you are required to bring along your own laptops to participate in the workshop. Your laptop must have Anaconda 3.6 pre-installed before you begin the workshop. Find the software here:



05:30 pm - 07:00 pm: Language models in NLP


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Topic: Language models in NLP

Instructor : Guruprasad Venkataraghavan, Deep Learing and Artificial Intelligence Engineer at Decooda

Guru Prasad is a Senior Artificial Intelligence Research Scientist at Decooda, one of the fastest growing startups in the Consumer Experience Space and Text Analytics.
He specializes in Natural Language Processing, Deep Learning and Reinforcement Learning.
Guru has acquired his Master's degree in Computer Science from New Jersey Institute of Technology
He has also mentored many students in Udacity Artificial Intelligence program and other such mentoring programs in the AI community.

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Learning Outcomes : Learn how to construct the models to predict the next word or characters in text.

Key Takeaways :

1. Learn Statistical Language Modelling and the concept of n-gram modelling
2. Understand the concepts of Word Level and Character Level Language Models.
3. Language Models and Text Generation using LSTM
4. Pre-trained language models and word embeddings.
5. Advanced State of the art models. ( BERT, ELMO, GPT2, etc. )


A deep insight into Data Science by some of the top Analytics professionals in the industry followed by an hour-long networking with the leaders in Data Science, Analytics and get an opportunity to interact with leaders and your peers in our mixed format sessions. Network with the start-up Founders to see if your skills match what they are looking out for!

The workshop is FREE of cost to attend
RSVP now to reserve your spot at the event!!