Adventures in Machine Learning

BONUS: What is Charles Max Wood’s Biggest Payoff for Being a Dev Influencer?

Charles Max Wood started podcasting because it sounded fun and because he wanted to talk about technology. He learned pretty quickly that it got him access to people who understood the things he wanted to learn. The reasons changed over the years, as Charles explains before he talks about the big payoff he gets now…

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ML 026: Sweetviz with Francois Bertrand

Francois Bertrand is the author of a tool that builds in powerful data visualization tools for datasets that allow data scientists and machine learning engineers to look at their data and analyze various qualities that they have. This could allow engineers to make qualitative calls regarding the data they use to train their models or…

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BONUS: How Jason Weimann Became a Game Developer

Jason Weimann started out as an enthusiast of the Massively Multiplayer Online Role Playing Game, Everquest. After becoming a software developer and building a collaborative community playing the game, learn how he used his connections to get a job working for the company that made the game, even if it wasn’t a job working as…

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ML 025: Machine Learning and Quantum Computing with Ather Fawaz

Ather Fawaz joins the discussion to walk us through the world of qubits, quantum computers, machine learning algortithms, and what quantum computer means for machine learning. He explains the basics of quantum computer and who the major players are in the space and then explains some of the advancements people are making by scheduling time…

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BONUS: Continuing Your Learning Journey by Finding Mentors as an Influencer

Chuck outlines how he’s used his podcasts to find mentors to continue his learning journey over 12 years of podcasting. Some mentors have been long lived relationships while others have lasted only a few months or even days. This episode shares Chuck’s experience learning from the top people in the development community as a programmer…

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ML 024: Machine Learning in Action with Ben Wilson

Ben Wilson is the author of Machine Learning in Action from Manning. He leads us through the process of compiling data, building algorithms, and learning Machine Learning. Panel Charles Max Wood Guest Ben Wilson Sponsors Dev Heroes Accelerator Picks Ben- DataTalks.Club Charles- Devchat.tv | She’s in Tech Charles- Looking for sponsors for the show Charles-…

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ML 023: Inside Machine Learning with Edward Raff

We have a new panelist! Plus, Edward Raff joins the Adventure to discuss his new book Inside Machine Learning. He walks us through Convolutional Neural Networks and then talks us through to build, train, and use them to solve problems through Machine Learning.The conversation ranges into having good data sets, tweaking your network, and when…

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BONUS: How Charles Max Wood Started Podcasting — And You Can Too

Charles Max Wood goes into the origin story of his podcasting career and how it relates to his programming career. He starts with his interest from a young age in technology and his dreams of being a radio DJ. He moves quickly through college and into his first job after college where he was introduced…

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BONUS: How to get Freelance Clients to Come to You

Charles Max Wood explains how he landed his first 4 freelance clients that took him through a few years of freelancing with only 3 years of experience and a few hundred podcast listeners. Funnily enough, they actually came to him, not the other way around. He explains how he made himself attractive to them and…

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ML 022: Machine Learning with TensorFlow Chris Mattmann

Chris explains how Tensorflow has grown over the last several years and the how it can be used to build and grow Machine Learning Systems. He explains the different algorithms you can use and the different types of problems it can solve. Chris works at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory for NASA and dives into a…

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ML 021: Grokking Deep Reinforcement Learning with Miguel Morales

Miguel Morales is a Machine Learning engineer at Lockheed Martin and teaches at Georgia Institute of Technology. This episode starts with a basic explanation of Reinforcement Learning. Miguel then talks through the various methods of implementing and training systems through Reinforcement Learning. We talk algorithms and models and much more… Panel Charles Max Wood Guest…

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ML 020: How to Make an Impact on the Development Community

Charles Max Wood takes a solo flight into how to make an impact on the development community and build the career you want at the same time. Chuck starts out summarizing his journey over the last year or so and then dives into his vision of how people can grow into becoming an influencer and…

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