Introduction to Machine Learning

7-8 April 2018, Malmö, Sweden


This two day workshop is for those who are new to the world of machine learning and would like to get a theoretical overview and hands on experience.  Our workshops will be in Python and it is recommended that you have some familiarity with this language before attending - if you are unsure about your level feel free to get in touch by email: [email protected]

Who you are

You are someone who is new to the field and would like to get hands-on experience with machine learning.  You have enough programming experience in python to be able to follow the workshops.  You do not need to be programming professionally, but it is better not to be a complete beginner.  This workshop will be a small group so lots of individual attention will be available!  If you are unsure about your level we are happy to answer questions over email: [email protected]


Learning Outcomes

  • Learn about the scientific python ecosystem
  • Theoretical introduction to ML concepts
  • Data visualisation
  • Make your first machine learning program
  • Build an image classifier with deep learning
  • Learn about how these tools are being used in the world today


What's Included?

  • Two days of workshops in a small group
  • Delicious lunch
  • Traditional Swedish fika


How do I apply?

Please apply using the form below.  If you have any questions about this event please contact the course director, Dr Abbey Waldron by email: [email protected]  The cost of the course is SEK 8 000 (exclusive moms).


If you would like to be involved as a partner for the event please get in touch: [email protected]