Essential Training


2 Days






Get a clear understanding of current AI options available for business

Get a clear understanding of the diverse technologies behind the scene


Ability to assess the best solution (between classical AI and ML) for a given problem

Ability to choose between supervised learning and reinforcement learning for a given problem

Ability to implement and tune a neural network for a given problem

Create the foundations for a plan to recruit the best talent and build an effective AI team for your business


Day 1: Starter Content

Day 2:

  • Using human expertise

    • Logic-based approach: Knowledge base + inference engine

  • Learning from observations

    • Logic-based approach: Inductive Logic Programming

    • Neural networks

  • Case studies

    • Handwritten digits recognition with supervised machine learning

    • Documents classification with unsupervised machine learning

  • Learning by doing

    • Reinforcement learning

  • Case studies

    • Learn a basic game (1-dimensional problem)

    • Learn to walk (N-dimensional problem)

  • Deep learning

    • Deep Neural Networks

    • Convolutional Neural Networks

  • Case studies

    • Object detection

    • AlphaGo


Gilles Richard is a Professor of Computer Science at Paul Sabatier University (UPS – Toulouse 3 – France) where he is involved in undergraduate curricula and master programs. He is also the Founder of Geom, an AI based startup that focuses on transforming 2-dimensional images in 3-dimensional objects using machine learning algorithm and image processing.

He is also involved in Dystech, Dystech goal is to detect Dyspraxia by analysing a simple handwritten text, also using machine learning and image recognition.

Gilles is also the author of the book Computational Approaches to Analogical Reasoning.

Prof. Gilles Richard
CTO Consultant @KoxaiHead of Innovation and Technology @BITE , Founder @GeomCo-founder @DysTech and author of Computational Approaches to Analogical Reasoning

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