Episode 20: Real-World Transfer Learning with Azin Asgarian
May 5, 2021
• 66 MIN
Azin Asgarian is currently an applied research scientist on Georgian’s R&D team, where she works with companies to help adopt applied research techniques to overcome business challenges. Azin holds a Master of Science in Computer Science from the University of Toronto and a Bachelor of Computer Science from the University of Tehran. Before joining Georgian, Azin was a research assistant at the University of Toronto and part of the Computer Vision Group, where she worked on the intersection of Machine Learning, Transfer Learning, and Computer Vision. Due to her interest in healthcare, she has worked on various healthcare projects as a research assistant at University Health Network.
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Episode 20
Real-World Transfer Learning with Azin Asgarian
Azin Asgarian is currently an applied research scientist on Georgian’s R&D team, where she works with companies to help adopt applied research techniques to...
May 5, 2021
• 66 MIN
Episode 19
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Episode 18
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• 49 MIN
Episode 17
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• 79 MIN
Episode 15
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• 83 MIN
Episode 12
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• 68 MIN
Episode 11
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• 58 MIN
Episode 10
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• 65 MIN
Episode 08
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• 90 MIN
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Episode 16
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• 52 MIN
Episode 14
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• 80 MIN
Episode 13
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• 54 MIN
Episode 09
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• 85 MIN
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• 93 MIN
Episode 06
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• 65 MIN
Episode 03
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• 93 MIN
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• 97 MIN
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• 72 MIN
Episode 01
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• 53 MIN