Category Archives: Conferences

Recap of the 2018 Money 20/20 Conference

I gave a short talk titled “Understanding Deep Neural Networks for Finance” at the 2018 Money 20/20 Conference. The event ran October 21-24 and was in Las Vegas. I estimate the conference had about 12,000 attendees, speakers, staff, visitors, and … Continue reading

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A Recap of the 2018 G2E Conference

I gave a short talk at the G2E conference. G2E used to be called the Global Gaming Expo but now the event covers all aspects of hotels and gaming technology so most people refer to it just as G2E. See … Continue reading

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Machine Learning and Finance at the Money 20/20 Conference

I will be speaking at the 2018 Money 20/20 Conference. Why would this conference want someone like me who understands how to create machine learning systems but isn’t an expert (by any means) in finance? And why would I accept … Continue reading

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Recap of the 2018 VM World Conference

I gave a short talk about deep neural networks at the 2018 VM World conference. The event ran from August 26-30 in Las Vegas. VM World is put on by the VMware company. VMware makes virtualization software that allows you … Continue reading

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Microsoft Conferences

Microsoft puts on directly, or sponsors, dozens of conferences every year. Here’s a brief rundown of six of the key conferences related to Microsoft. Note that there are many more conferences that I haven’t listed. 1. Microsoft Build – Open … Continue reading

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Recap of the 2018 Big Data Innovation Summit

I gave a talk about deep neural networks at the Big Data Innovation Summit, July 17-18, 2018, in Las Vegas. For the work I do at my company, it’s very important for me to understand what’s going on with regards … Continue reading

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Recap of the 2018 Microsoft Ready Conference

I spoke at the 2018 Microsoft Ready Conference, which was held July 16-20 in Las Vegas. Ready is a by-invitation-only event. It’s huge. According to one of my taxi drivers, they were told to expect well over 25,000 people there … Continue reading

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