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PyData is an educational program of NumFOCUS, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization in the United States. PyData provides a forum for the international community of users and developers of data analysis tools to share ideas and learn from each other.

The global PyData network promotes discussion of best practices, new approaches, and emerging technologies for data management, processing, analytics, and visualization. PyData communities approach data science using many languages, including (but not limited to) Python, Julia, and R.

The PyData Code of Conduct (http://pydata.org/code-of-conduct.html)governs this meetup. To discuss any issues or concerns relating to the code of conduct or the behavior of anyone at a PyData meetup, please contact NumFOCUS Executive Director Leah Silen (+1 512-222-5449; leah@numfocus.org ) or the group organizer.

We run monthly meetups at changing locations and have organized four conferences, in 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017. You can see our latest meetups, submit a talk idea and read PyData blog posts on our site : https://berlin.pydata.org.

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Upcoming events (1)

PyData Berlin March Meetup

Naspers OLX - Berlin

Hallo everyone, Our March meetup in 2019 will be hosted by OLX. Doors open at 6:45 PM and the talks are going to start at 7:15 PM. Food and Drinks are provided. The Schedule for the evening: Talk 1: 35 mins Title: Image classification at scale Speaker: Alexey Grigorev Abstract: At OLX.pl people upload 3 mln images per day, at OLX.ua 1.5 mln, and in total across all OLX sites it can easily be tens of millions images daily. It is important for us to know what is on these images right after they are uploaded, and we use deep learning classification models for that. Serving deep learning models is challenging at this scale. In this talk we will present our image processing infrastructure. We will cover all steps of model lifecycle: from how the models are trained to how they are deployed to our kubernetes cluster. Speaker Bio: Alexey Grigorev is a data scientist and machine learning engineer with more than 8 years of professional experience. Currently Alexey works as a data scientist at OLX. His areas of expertise are machine learning and text mining. Talk 2: 35 mins Title: How autonomous driving can be tackled with a single neural network using Python and Tensorflow Speaker: Markus Hinsche Abstract: Deep networks can be trained on demonstrations of human driving to learn to follow roads and avoid obstacles. This is possible with a single end-to-end network learning all the parts of the driving at once. I will give a short introduction to autonomous driving stacks and guide you through the implemention of this network which was introduced in the paper "End-to-end Driving via Conditional Imitation Learning". We open-sourced our implementation (https://github.com/merantix/imitation-learning) and wrote a Medium post (https://medium.com/merantix/journey-from-academic-paper-to-industry-usage-cf57fe598f31). Speaker Bio: Markus Hinsche is a Software Engineer working on Machine Learning at Merantix and one of the rare breed of people actually from the Berlin area. He is eager to explore new topics every day. To satisfy this hunger for the unknown, Markus worked at various startups after receiving his Master's degree in IT Systems Engineering at Hasso Plattner Institute in Potsdam. Lightning talks Please contact us at [masked] if you would like to share something with the community in a 5 minutes talk. We look forward to see all of you you there! ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Stay tuned: In 2019, PyData Berlin is going to join forces with PyCon.DE to organise an awesome conference in October. It would be a pleasure to have you giving a talk at one of our meetups, please fill out our handy form with your idea: https://berlin.pydata.org/talk-or-event-idea-submission/ ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------- NumFOCUS Code of Conduct THE SHORT VERSION Be kind to others. Do not insult or put down others. Behave professionally. Remember that harassment and sexist, racist, or exclusionary jokes are not appropriate for NumFOCUS. All communication should be appropriate for a professional audience including people of many different backgrounds. Sexual language and imagery is not appropriate. NumFOCUS is dedicated to providing a harassment-free community for everyone, regardless of gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, and expression, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, or religion. We do not tolerate harassment of community members in any form. Thank you for helping make this a welcoming, friendly community for all. https://numfocus.org/code-of-conduct ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------- See you soon! -PyData Berlin Team

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PyData Berlin February meetup


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