Deep Networks for Financial Markets

Posted on Thu 18 May 2017 in events

Last week we heard from Sarada on her tips for how to get started with deep learning and getting the most out of the fast.ai course. That was followed by Darcy who explored using a Seq2Seq model for fungal gene sequencing.

This week we looked at financial modelling, being …


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Lesson 7 and Group Poll

Posted on Thu 11 May 2017 in events

Last week we had a great turn out, with 15 people attending. In the beginner session we explored the basics of CNN's as well as looking into the implementation of VGG from the fast.ai course. While in the advanced session we finally finished RNN's.

We also discussed doing a …


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RNN's and Jupyter Notebook Hints

Posted on Thu 27 April 2017 in events

This week in the beginner session we explored some tips and tricks for getting the most out of Jupyter Notebook. We also looked at how to answer the question, "what libraries are even installed".

In the advanced hour we continued our exploration of RNN's. We examined how you can produce …


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Catchup Summary

Posted on Thu 20 April 2017 in events

This week in the Perth Deep Learning Group we finished off exploring the concepts of Batch Normalization, Drop-out and Activation functions.

In the advanced section we examined how Recurrent Neural networks work by exploring the first parts of the Lesson 6 notebooks.


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