Webinar: An Introduction to Transfer Learning in NLP using HuggingFace

Online 24-09-2020 07:30 PM to 24-09-2020 08:30 PM
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Webinar Recording

About the Webinar: 

The NLP field has come leaps and bounds in the last 3-4 years. And HuggingFace has been at the forefront of bringing the state-of-the-art NLP libraries to the NLP community. So who better to hear from about this than HuggingFace's Co-Founder Thomas Wolf?

In this webinar Thomas will start by introducing the recent breakthroughs in NLP that resulted from the combination of Transfer Learning schemes and Transformer architectures. 

The second part of the webinar will be dedicated to an introduction of the open-source tools released by HuggingFace, in particular HuggingFace's Transformers, Tokenizers and Datasets libraries, and models.

Key Takeaways from the Webinar:

  • What is transfer learning
  • What can it be used for
  • What tools is HuggingFace providing

Who is this Webinar for?

  • Data scientists using NLP data
  • NLP practitioners
  • NLP Researchers


Thomas Wolf, Co-Founder and CSO, 🤗HuggingFace

Thomas Wolf is the co-founder and Chief Science Officer of HuggingFace. His team is on a mission to catalyze and democratize NLP research. Prior to HuggingFace, Thomas gained a Ph.D. in physics, and later a law degree. He worked as a physics researcher and a European Patent Attorney.


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