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Machine Learning: Farm-to-Table Workshop

Event Type
Seminar/Symposium
Sponsor
Midwest Big Data Hub, International Food Security at Illinois, and the College of ACES
Location
CSL Auditorium
Date
Apr 18, 2017 - Apr 19, 2017   All Day
Registration
Registration
E-Mail
info@midwestbigdatahub.com
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Originating Calendar
ACES Office of International Programs Lectures

The Midwest Big Data Hub, International Food Security at Illinois, and the College of ACES are hosting the Machine Learning: Farm to Table Workshop on April 18-19th.

The Machine Learning: Farm-to-Table Workshop is bringing together domain scientists to stimulate new data-driven R+D activity at the intersections of Agriculture, Bioinformatics, Food-Energy-Water, and Food Security communities.

Morning sessions are available to the public, but space is limited.

Registration: https://goo.gl/forms/VlFgd3xOvep1uvnB2

Tuesday, April 18th Public Sessions:

8am | Registration - CSL Auditorium

8:30am | Welcome

9am | Kickoff Keynote – Pat Schnable (Iowa State): "Challenges Facing Crop Production and the Potential of High-Throughput, Field-based Phenotyping”

10:30am | Panel on Machine Learning Opportunities/Challenge

Wednesday, April 19th Public Sessions:

9am | Opening Remarks - Dean Kidwell (ACES)

9:30am | Keynote II – Ranveer Chandra (Microsoft Research): "FarmBeats: AI & IoT for Agriculture”

11am | Lightning Talks Demonstrating Machine Learning

For more information, head to https://publish.illinois.edu/machine-learning-farm-to-table-workshop

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