Join us for a full weekend of hacking, data crunching and team building at San Diego’s first Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Hackathon.
We are expecting 200+ Data Scientists and around 1000 Guests to attend.
We invite technologists of ALL levels from Beginner to Advanced to join us.
Spectate or Collaborate with Data Scientists to solve real world problems.
Play with Drones / Robots / and other Autonomous Vehicles powered by AI.
Attend Free Classes & Workshops (daily from 11am to 6pm)
Visit the MLS DOT Career Booth which will be collecting Resumes and open positions from employers.
Or watch the Livestream on our Youtube channel!
|Friday, June 23 – Schedule|
||Drinks and Networking|
|7:30 pm||Introductions||Meet the Machine Learning Society team & our sponsors
||Challenge Overview + Q&A||Brief summary of challenges|
|8:30 pm||Team Formation||Find your Teammate|
|9:00 pm||Coding begins||Pull out your laptops|
|Midnight||Coding stops||Go Home. Come back with fresh ideas. Hack!|
|Saturday, June 24th – Agenda|
|9am||Doors Open – Coding Begins||Coffee available|
|10am||Observer Registration||All Tickets are FREE (Please bring cash for food and t-shirts)|
|11am – 4pm
||Kinetic Playground||Play with Drones, Robots, VR headsets and more. Booths setup in front parking lot.|
|11am – 6pm||Speakers & Workshops||Attend daily talks with world-class speakers on Computational Sciences, Data Science & AI|
|Midnight||Coding Stops – Doors Close
||Everyone will take their belongings with them every night.|
|Time||Speaker Name||Talk Title|
|11am||Dr. Khai Pham||AI Learning & Thinking|
|12pm||Gabriel A. Silva||Discovering the brain’s internal algorithms: The future of artificial intelligence is natural intelligence|
|1pm||Michael Heltzen||Understanding Digital Biology with AI|
|3pm (updated)||Richard Rouse||Making Biology a Hackable Science|
|2:30pm (updated)||Anthony Reina||Brain Computer Interfaces for Dummies|
Multifunctional Neural Networks: Using Different Activation Functions to Improve Performance and Reduce Energy Usage
|5pm||Nicholas Cantrell||Applying Deep Learning to Robotics Competitions|
|6pm||David Wirth||Semi-automatic portable rail-guns: no, seriously!|
|Sunday, June 25th – Agenda|
|9am||Doors Open – Coding Begins||Coffee Available|
|10am||Observer/ Guest Registration||All Tickets are FREE (Please bring cash for food and t-shirts)|
|11am-4pm||Kinetic Playground||Play with Drones, Robots, VR headsets and more. Booths setup in front parking lot.|
|11am-4pm||Speakers & Workshops||Attend Daily talks with world-class speakers on Computational Sciences, Data Science & AI|
|1pm||Submission Deadline||Everyone submits their results and we select a winner|
|6pm||After-Party||Drinks and Networking|
|Time||Speaker Name||Talk Title|
|11am||Natasha Balac||Demystifying Data Scientist|
Workshop on Raspberry pi
|1pm||Lawrence Du||Deep Learning and Gene Regulation|
|2pm||Abhijeet Gulati||Rare Event Modelling, An ML approach.|
AI Hackathon Details:
Challenges will be announced globally during the kick off of the event, and attendees can pick one of the challenges to work on either by themselves or with a team. After two days of hacking and prototyping, teams have the option to showcase their projects on stage. Your local audience will pick 3 winners, one for each challenge, prizes TBD.
We will be hosted at the ScaleMatrix (Launch Center) which will be providing free Data Center tours! If you wish to take a tour of the Data Center, please RSVP as a “Guest / Observer”