As part of the NSERC CREATE Training Program, I attended the public seminar delivered by postdoctoral trainee, (and former undergraduate teaching assistant) Amin Omidvar where he spoke about how to design the last layer of a neural network for various supervised machine learning tasks.
Today I attended the AWS Africa region virtual day, where Dr. Werner Vogels, CTO, Amazon.com, and Michael Kogeler, Sub-Saharan Africa General Manager, spoke about the AWS Africa Region, customers and partners in the market.
Following the keynote, I participated in 4 breakout sessions within the technical track which covered building advanced architectures and modern app development with the cloud.
I majored in Computer Science with special interest in data mining, databases and machine learning.
I virtually completed my internship with KPMG's data analytics consulting group. As part of the internship program, I worked with a business client to complete data quality assessments, conduct research in knowledge mining, prepare visualization dashboards, and presentations.
I particiapted in the BEST Startup experience sponsored by Rogers, IBM, and KPM Power, where my team emerged first place after we demonstrated our plan to help students reach their full potential and achieve better mental health through an intuitive app that acts as a dashboard of students’ school, work and social needs. Read more about the competition.