The Alexandra Institute // Right Now // Events // 2018 // Fundamentals of Deep Learning for Computer Vision – Aarhus

Fundamentals of Deep Learning for Computer Vision – Aarhus

Event

23-05-2018

Fundamentals of Deep Learning for Computer Vision – Aarhus

The Alexandra Institute and NVIDIA Deep Learning Institute (DLI) offer courses in deep learning with hands-on training.

This course covers applications within computer vision (like object recognition and object detection) and is useful for both beginners and experts. We also offer courses in Natural Language Processing (NLP) and Multiple Data Types.

In this hands-on course, you will learn the basics of deep learning by training and deploying neural networks.

Beginners will learn what deep learning is and discover how easy it is to get started.

Experienced developers or data scientists will learn to use and appreciate DIGIT, which is a free and interactive tool for easy prototyping, training and deployment of deep neural networks.

You will learn how to:

  • Implement common deep learning workflows, such as image classification and object detection.
  • Experiment with data, training parameters, network structure and other strategies to increase performance and capability.
  • Deploy your neural networks to start solving real-world problems.

After completing the course, you will receive a certificate from NVIDIA DLI.

Instructor

Henrik Pedersen (PhD) is a Senior Computer Vision Engineer at the Alexandra Institute. Over his career, Henrik has been in various academic positions, covering research and teaching in computer vision and deep learning. His interests lie in exploring deep learning techniques for object detection and recognition using photorealistic, synthetic images for training. Henrik is an experienced educator and has played a key role in building up the vibrant deep learning community at the Alexandra Institute.

Agenda

9:00 Deep Learning Demystified and Applied Deep Learning (lecture)
9:45 Break
10:00 Image Classification with DIGITS (lab*)
12:00 Lunch
13:00 Object Detection with DIGITS (lab*)
15:00 Break
15:15 Neural Network Deployment with DIGITS and TensorRT (lab*)
17:30 End

* Please note that attendees MUST bring their own laptops.

Prerequisites: Programming skills (C/C++, Python or similar)
Duration: 8 hours

Framework: Caffe, NVIDIA DIGITS™
Language: English

If you have any questions, please send an e-mail to henrik.pedersen@alexandra.dk.

This workshop is brought to you by:

Date:
23-05-2018 09:00 to 17:30 May, date to be confirmed
Place:
Undervisningslokale 5520-112, INCUBA Science Park, Åbogade 15, 8200 Aarhus N
Price:
Free of charge. To reserve your seat, you MUST register with a valid university e-mail address. So you must be either a student or employed at a university to attend.
Organisers:

Organised by NVIDIA Deep Learning Institute and the Alexandra Institute

Team Leader
+45 22 59 77 38
Åbogade 34, 8200 Aarhus N
Nygaard building, 3rd floor room 305
.