Melbourne Data Science Week - 24-27th Sept 2018

Getting Started with Deep Learning

24 Sep 2018
09:00 - 17:30
KPMG, Tower Two, Collins Square, 727 Collins St.

Getting Started with Deep Learning

Prerequisites:  none

Requirements: laptop for laboratory



  • Why use deep learning
  • The basics of deep learning

Convolutional neural networks and software

  • Introduction to Convolutional Neural Networks (CNNs)
  • State of the art CNN models
  • The 4 major deep learning software frameworks
    a. Theano
    b. Tensor Flow
    c. Caffe
    d. Torch
  • In depth description of Tensor Flow

Convolutional neural network laboratory using Tensor Flow

Deep Learning for natural language processing Including recurrent neural networks

  • Including recurrent neural networks

Recurrent neural networks sonnet laboratory

Other important Topics in Deep Learning

  • Reinforcement learning
  • Auto encoders
  • Generative adversarial networks