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Course Code: 821555

AWS Discovery Day - Machine Learning Basics

Learn about important concepts, terminology, and the phases of a machine learning pipeline. 

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Course Description

Are you interested in machine learning, but not sure where to start? Join us for this session with an AWS expert and demystify the basics. Using real-world examples, you’ll learn about important concepts, terminology, and the phases of a machine learning pipeline. Learn how you can unlock new insights and value for your business using machine learning. 

  • Level: Fundamental 
  • Duration: 1.5 hours What You'll Learn 


About this course

What You'll Learn?

  • What is Machine Learning? 
  • What is the machine learning pipeline, and what are its phases?
  • What is the difference between supervised and unsupervised learning?
  • What is reinforcement learning?
  • What is deep learning? 

Who Needs to Attend?

This event is intended for: 

  • Developers 
  • Solution architects 
  • Data engineers 
  • Individuals interested in building solutions with machine learning - no machine learning experience required! 


Section 1: Machine learning basics 

  • Classical programming vs. machine learning approach • What is a model? 
  • Algorithm features, weights, and outputs 
  • Machine learning algorithm categories 
  • Supervised algorithms 
  • Unsupervised algorithms 
  • Reinforcement learning 

Section 2: What is deep learning? 

  • How does deep learning work? 
  • How deep learning is different 

Section 3: The Machine Learning Pipeline 

  • Overview 
  • Business problem 
  • Data collection and integration 
  • Data processing and visualization 
  • Feature engineering 
  • Model training and tuning 
  • Model evaluation 
  • Model deployment 

Section 4: What are my next steps? 

  • Resources to continue learning 

Ready to get started?