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Paul Owe

is a professional architect on the Google Cloud Platform, building and deploying reliable big data services.

July, 2021

Defining Infrastructure as Code with TerraformJuly 29, 2021

Infrastructure as Code (IaC) provisioning for the DataMaps platform on Google Cloud Platform. This Terrafrom template defines all networking, compute, and storage components for automating the deployment of a loosely-coupled, and highly scalable geolocation microservice

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TensorFlow on AI Platform for training and model serving July 22, 2021

Implemented an end-to-end solution for building a Tensorflow training application, running on a single worker instance in the cloud and deploying the model to support requests for online predictions on AI platform.

DataMaps: Complete software specificationJuly 14, 2021

This video introduces the DataMaps project and provides a complete walkthrough of the Spreadsheet Map list of functionalities such as Uploads, Search/Filtering, Ratings, Site administration, and application portals for students and faculty.

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June, 2021

Mapping FSL Twitter: A visual and technical perspectiveJune 05, 2021

This large-scale project seeks to uncover characteristics and structural properties of the FSL Twitter network. A graph processing platform to create a dashboard of influential Twitter profiles and a geo-visualization tool are implemented as part of the big data solution

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May, 2021

Building a k-means clustering model using BigQuery MLMay 17, 2021

This notebook guides you through the process of building a k-means clustering model for market segmentation using BigQuery ML, iterating on the model to develop a version that creates the optimal number of clusters, and using cluster analysis evaluation methods such as Davies-Bouldin index

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Data science tools for knowledge discovery and data miningMay 16, 2021

Walkthrough of how to use Pandas & Matplotlib to analyze and answer business questions about efficient advert timings, and further uncovering optimization opportunities using association rule mining to generate frequent patterns

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April, 2021

March, 2021

Maps4Resources beta release!March 9, 2021

I am excited to share the Maps4Resources betaware. The purpose of this release it to provide demonstrations and previews to prospective stakeholders in Tecnológico de Monterrey and Universidad San Francisco de Quito.

The application is currently deployed in a hybrid cloud environment on GCP and Heroku Cloud Platform. All users should note that this software is likely to contain a number of known or unknown bugs. Kindly submit any feedback on bugs, or performance issues to the linked public repository.

February, 2021

Re/Invent-ing my website using AWS CloudFrontFebruary 5, 2021

I am currently working towards my AWS Cloud Practioner certification through the AWS Re/Invent program.

To practice some of the concepts I learn in class, I decided to create an Amazon Cloudfront distribution that uses a CloudFront domain name to distribute my website's static assets in S3.

January, 2021

December, 2020

CreateDAV Public Seminar SeriesDecember 16, 2020

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.

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July, 2020

AWS Africa region virtual dayJuly 9, 2020

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.

Maps4ResourcesJuly 4, 2020

As part of the 76 projects funded by the Academic Innovation Fund (AIF) at York University, I adapted UPenn's open source flask application to display location-based open educational resources on a map.

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June, 2020

🎊 Graduated from York University 🎊 June 28, 2020
Bachelor of Arts

I majored in Computer Science with special interest in data mining, databases and machine learning.

June, 2020.

April, 2020

KPMG Virtual InternshipApril 25, 2020

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.

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March, 2020

January, 2020

Social Network AnalysisJanuary 29, 2020

I conducted a social network analysis to understand the structural properties of networks on twitter. I used tweepy to test and integrate with twitter’s REST and Streaming APIs.

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BEST Startup of the Year AwardJanuary 7, 2020

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.

Work in progress...More timeline entries coming soon