Lukas Biewald is the founder and Chief Data Scientist of CrowdFlower. Founded in 2009, CrowdFlower is a data enrichment platform that taps into an on-demand to workforce to help companies collect training data and do human-in-the-loop machine learning.
Following his graduation from Stanford University with a B.S. in Mathematics and an M.S. in Computer Science, Lukas led the Search Relevance Team for Yahoo! Japan. He then worked as a senior data scientist at Powerset, acquired by Microsoft in 2008. Lukas was featured in Inc Magazine’s 30 Under 30 list.
Lukas is also an expert level Go player.
This is an extremely hands-on course to take students from little knowledge of deep learning to comfort building vision models with Keras and TensorFlow. It requires very little math, but reasonably proficient Python programming skills. At the end of class, you will be able to build models on your own, and more importantly be able to quickly find resources to help you with new problems you encounter in your day to day work.