February 28 - March 1, 2013
Montreal, Canada

Graphs, Edges and Nodes: Untangling the Social Web

Facebook suggests people that you might already know, Amazon recommends books you might like, and LinkedIn shows how you're connected to the CEO of Nokia. We’ll take a look at the basic theory behind how some of these classifiers and recommenders work (no comp. sci. degree required!), and show a few working examples using real-world data.

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Joël Perras

Fictive Kin

Hi! My name is Joël, and I'm an ex-physicist turned web developer. Life is weird like that.

My days are spent building infrastructure and applications with the rest of the fine folk at Fictive Kin, and trying to lift heavy weights over my head on a regular basis. I've authored a book on application development in Python, Flask Blueprints, and blog about math and computer science at nerderati.com.

If you can program it, then I want to know more about it.

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