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Thursday, November 19 • 11:45 - 12:40
(SLIDES) Ali Kheyrollahi @aliostad - From Power Chords to Power of Models: Insights from History of Rock Music via Machine Learning

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Who were the most influential bands of Rock history? Which bands could not exist of there was no Velvet Underground? How much Shoegazing subgenre is related to the Drone music? If I like AC/DC, what is the

Rock music history was perhaps full of drugs and alcohol but we are sobering up to represent it in terms of (social) networks and find mathematical relationship between artists, trends and subgenres. Full of DataViz and interesting relationships, we will pick up a few common clustering and network analysis algorithms to analyse the publicly available Wiki data. Expect lots of air guitar power chords and virtuoso solos.

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Ali Kheyrollahi

Solutions Architect, ASOS
A distributed systems practitioner and machine learning enthusiast, Ali currently is a solution architect building web-scale solutions. A performance and scalability junkie, he loves HTTP, API design, and business-modeling DDD-style. He is an author, blogger and OSS contributor and... Read More →

Thursday November 19, 2015 11:45 - 12:40 EET
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