Proposed Talks

Machine learning in the browser with TensorFlow.js

Submitted by Håkan Silfvernagel

Talk Abstract:

This session will give you an introduction to what Machine learning is and what types of problem you can solve. TensorFlow as a library will be introduced and then TensorFlow.js will be presented with a focus on how you can use a machine learning model in your JavaScript application.

Next, we will build an image classification web app that uses a predefined TensorFlow model.

Finally, some examples on how TensorFlow.js is used in commercial applications will be given.

About Håkan Silfvernagel

Håkan holds a Master of Science degree in Electrical Engineering and in addition, he holds a Master’s degree in Leadership and Organizational behavior. He has also taken courses on university level in psychology, interaction design and human-computer interaction. He has 20 years’ experience of software development in various positions such as developer, tester, architect, project manager, scrum master, practice manager and team lead.

Håkan is also part of the local chapter of the Norwegian .NET User Group Oslo (NNUG) and is active as an Ambassador for Oslo.AI the local chapter for the global City.AI community.

Håkan is a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) in AI.

Currently Håkan is working as Manager AI and Big Data at Miles AS, a Norwegian consultancy company.