Ihaka Lecture Series | One | Open source Machine Learning @ Waikato Event as iCalendar

13 March 2019


Venue: Lecture Theatre PLT1, Ground Floor, Building 303, 38 Princes Street, City Campus

Location: Please join us for refreshments from 6pm outside the lecture theatre

Host: Department of Statistics

Cost: Free - all welcome

Professor Bernhard Pfahringer, University of Waikato Ihaka Lecture Series 2019 speaker
Professor Bernhard Pfahringer

The Machine Learning research group at Waikato has developed a number of open-source Machine Learning software suites, with Weka being the most prominent.

In this talk Professor Bernhard Pfahringer will introduce some of these systems, reflect on their design decisions and issues, and try to position them in the current international Machine Learning landscape.

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About the speaker

Bernhard Pfahringer received his PhD degree from the University of Technology in Vienna, Austria, in 1995. He is a professor with the Department of Computer Science at the University of Waikato.

His interests span a range of data mining and machine learning sub-fields, with a focus on streaming, randomisation and complex data.

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The New Zealand Statistical Association

Our thanks to The New Zealand Statistical Association who are our official sponsors for the 2019 Ihaka Lecture Series.