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Introduction to Object Detection

Akshit Bhalla, Data Scientist | 11 Aug 2023
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About the speaker

Akshit Bhalla is a seasoned Data Scientist who formerly worked with the CSSD R&A - Innovation team at HP Inc in Bengaluru. With over 3 years of experience in the field, he is well-versed in working with large tabular datasets, images, and text. Akshit has demonstrated expertise in domains such as Supply Chain Management and Customer Support, leveraging his proficiency in Big Data and AWS / Google Cloud-based MLOps platforms to drive innovative solutions. He possesses a strong skill set in building Deep Learning models and has been instrumental in driving successful business outcomes on various levels.


In this session, Akshit Bhalla shares insights on Convolutional Neural Networks (CNNs), which can help us make sense of pictures. He started by discussing how pictures have become super important in our digital world. Akshit also shares about the ins and outs of CNNs, like how they're good at telling things apart and even guessing numbers. Have you ever wondered how computers can recognize objects in pictures? Well, we'll discover how CNNs are like magical tools for that, making our lives safer and smarter.

At the end of the session, we can see a hands-on part as Akshit shares a demo on how TensorFlow works and how the system is trained to recognize the image. 

Watch the full video to learn more about CNN’s.

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