An ex-Googler's guide to machine learning

The Perth Data Science Meetup
The Perth Data Science Meetup
Public group

Deloitte Offices

Level 14, Woodside Plaza, 240 St Georges Terrace · Perth

How to find us

Head up the lifts to level 14, go through reception and head left down the hall

Location image of event venue


Machine learning is one of those buzzwords that’s often thrown around without any detail to back it up. We’ll cover some concrete techniques and applications where ML is helpful, and discuss their requirements and limitations.

We’ll (quickly) work through examples in real estate, e-commerce, and server management. And to hit some more buzzwords, we’ll finish by talking about forecasting Bitcoin prices!

About Hourann:

Hourann is a specialist in data visualisation and web interface development; he's worked for UWA, several startups in Silicon Valley, and for Google, and is now one of the founders of Datagami.

His startup:

Datagami ( is a local startup whose products — on the web, mobile, and other devices — make it easy to analyse business data of any size, using machine learning and visualisation techniques that were previously only available to large enterprises.