Undergrads Series: Computer Vision and Recommender Systems

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For September, DataScience Sg is starting a new series specially for the undergrads. The series aims to showcase undergrads and fresh grads project work.

The series is meant to encourage youths in joining the data science & artificial intelligence career. And for the employers to come in and recruit talents for your companies.

In this inaugural meetup for the series, we have the following youths to share about their work and project and how their projects helped them in their current career.

DSSG strongly encourage current undergrads and fresh grads to join us in this series. Its still open to the general community!

RSVP: Thursday, September 12,[masked]:00 PM

Schedule

6.30pm to 7pm: Registration & Networking
7pm to 7.45pm: Ivan Tan, Tech In Asia
7.45pm to 8.30pm: Jason Yip, NUS undergrad
8.30pm to 8.45pm: Networking

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Ivan is currently a Data Scientist at Tech In Asia (TIA), with experience in developing recommender systems, customer churn prediction, network analysis and driving BI solutions through data visualization and analytics. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science (Informations Systems) and Major in Marketing Analytics from SMU in 2018.

Ivan will be sharing about his Final Year Project when he was an undergrad at SMU — KDDLabs, a web-based data mining application while explaining the team’s motivations, challenges and key takeaways. In addition, he will also be talking about his first data product at TIA, developing recommender systems to help better connect jobseekers with employers and vice versa.

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/yongsiang/

FYP: http://smu.sg/kddlabs

Jason is a 3rd year undergraduate at the NUS School of Computing. He is taking a major in Financial Analytics with minors in Math & Statistics. With a passion for solving quantitative problems in the area of Finance, he has done 4 data-related internships in OCBC, Thomson Reuters, SGX and recently in the Prop Trading firm, Grasshopper. He is also excited about other applications of Data Science and has been writing about his own projects on Medium.

He will be sharing one of his projects - Object Detection with Voice Feedback. It was started out of his curiosity to learn more about other areas of AI such as Computer Vision.

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jasonyip184/