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Until April 2007 I was a PhD student in machine learning at
the University of Cambridge's
I was a Commonwealth scholar and a member of
During 2008-9 I worked with a great group at Imense,
mainly focussing on face recognition and image similarity search.
I was a member of Microsoft's
FUSE Labs, based at
Microsoft Research Cambridge,
It was followed by four years with one the most amazing and fun machine learning teams one could possibly work with, the Xbox Recommendations team! A definite highlight: the XBox One launch :)
2015-16 saw a return to start-up land at VocalIQ, which was
acquired by Apple.
Now, I'm incredibly privileged to be on board the DeepMind ship.
Machine Learning in Africa
I'm a co-founder of a crazy but wonderful movement to help strengthen machine learning in Africa, the Deep Learning Indaba.
Would you like to do a really cool one-year Masters degree in machine learning and artificial intelligence?
Follow the Stellenbosch AI MSc degree, coming in January 2020!
I am honoured to also wear the hat of extraordinary professor of applied mathematics at the University of Stellenbosch.