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Welcome to the TWiML Online Meetup

The TWiML Online Meetup is a global community of machine learning, deep learning and AI practitioners and enthusiasts.

Current programs include two monthly online meetups (one scheduled during North American evenings and another scheduled in evening time in Europe, Middle East and Africa) and a our weekly Fast.ai study groups.

We also host an active Slack space where members exchange info, tips, ideas and assistance.

NEXT: TWiML Online Meetup - Americas

Automatic Differentiation as it relates to Differentiable Programming for Machine Learning

For our March Americas meetup, Rongmin Lu will be presenting automatic differentiation (AD) specifically as it relates to differentiable programming for machine learning. There has been a flurry of papers in 2018 about how to do reverse AD at the compiler level, and he will give an overview of these papers including Demystifying Differentiable Programming: Shift/Reset the Penultimate Backpropagator by Fei Wang et al., The simple essence of automatic differentiation by Conal Elliott,  and Don’t Unroll Adjoint: Differentiating SSA-Form Programs by Michael Innes.

Topic: Automatic Differentiation as it relates to Differentiable Programming for Machine Learning

Presenter: Rongmin Lu

Date: Wednesday 20th March 2019

Time: 17:00 PM US Pacific Time

More Upcoming Meetups

TWiML Online Meetup - EMEA
Matching Networks for One Shot Learning

Date: Tuesday 2nd April 2019 19:00 PM

Our April EMEA Meetup features Samujjwal Ghosh, PhD student at IIT Hyderabad, presenting on the key challenges in…

TWiML Online Meetup - Americas
Averaging Weights Leads to Wider Optima and Better Generalization

Date: Wednesday 17th April 2019 17:00 PM

For our April Americas meetup, William Horton will be presenting on deep learning and training procedures with the Averaging…

Past Meetups

TWiML x Fast.ai DL v3 pt1 Study Group - Winter 2019
TWiML x Fast.ai Deep Learning Part 1 Review Study Group – Lesson 7

Date: Saturday 16th March 2019 09:00 AM

This video is a recap of our TWiML Online Fast.ai Deep Learning Part 1 Review Study Group. In…

TWiML x Fast.ai DL v3 pt1 Study Group - Winter 2019
TWiML x Fast.ai Deep Learning Part 1 Review Study Group – Lesson 6

Date: Saturday 9th March 2019 09:00 AM

This video is a recap of our TWiML Online Fast.ai Deep Learning Part 1 Review Study Group. In…

TWiML Online Meetup - EMEA
Tech-Special Docker for Data Science

Date: Monday 4th March 2019 19:00 PM

This video is a recap of our March 2019 EMEA TWiML Online Meetup. In this month’s community segment,…

TWiML x Fast.ai DL v3 pt1 Study Group - Winter 2019
TWiML x Fast.ai Deep Learning Part 1 Review Study Group – Lesson 5

Date: Saturday 2nd March 2019 09:00 AM

This video is a recap of our TWiML Online Fast.ai Deep Learning Part 1 Review Study Group and…