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ELSI Earth-Life Science Institute 地球生命研究所

1 Chome-31 Ishikawacho, Ōta · Tokyo

How to find us

ELSI-1 building, 2nd floor, room 205 https://goo.gl/maps/KVLxQEPYGtK2

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Details

Our next fast.ai study session is coming up on March 14 at ELSI (Earth-Life Science Institute), Tokyo Institute of Technology!

fast.ai is a deep learning MOOC unique in its top down approach in teaching deep learning i.e building things first and figuring out the specifics later.

Course Page: https://course.fast.ai/

--- AGENDA ---

19:00-19:20: Welcome note and mini-lesson by ML Engineer Asir Saeed
19:20-20:50: Open working session
20:50-21:00: Wrap up

We recommend you watch at least a video or two ahead of the session to get the most out of your time. The focus of these sessions will be to get help with the course materials. And most importantly, building cool stuff with what we learn!

This article gives an overview of the topics covered in the course. https://www.fast.ai/2019/01/24/course-v3/

--- PREREQUISITE ---
- 1 year of coding experience

ML engineers and researchers can join MLT on:
[Slack] https://goo.gl/WnbYUP

--- THANKS ---
A big Thank You goes out to ELSI for having us! The Earth-Life Science Institute (ELSI) of Tokyo Institute of Technology was launched in December 2012 as part of the World Premier International Research Center Initiative (WPI) of the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT). ELSI’s research mission is to elucidate how our planet was formed and how its early environment allowed for the rise of initial life and its subsequent evolution to complexity.
http://www.elsi.jp/en/