Introduction to Machine Learning


Machine learning is a growing discipline between computer science and statistics. It has become very popular for its applications for making predictions in the energy market, for detecting fraud, for image recognition, for recommending systems and natural language processing, etc, etc... the list is huge!

This session with the Barcelona R Users Group will be an overview of the machine learning field. We will talk about the main type of techniques, which are typical applications and the main concerns.

In this session, the R Users will introduce us this new group: "Grup d'Estudi de Machine Learning de Barcelona", GEMLeB.

Notice that no previous knowledge is required.