Presentation Summaries

Michael Go:  Introduction to Artificial Neural Networks with Back-Propagation

For A.I. application development, we commonly use Tensorflow or Keras. In this session, we will do a step-by-step tutorial on how those neural network libraries work and learn how back propagation works. Also, we will cover the advantage(s) and disadvantage(s) of using a neural network with back-propagation.

Vincent Roy:  Introduction to AWS Lambda

This talk will be an introduction to the "server-less" world through AWS Lambda. We will explore what it is and how it can be used.  We will also go over some examples and different ways to manage functions such as Apex (

Speaker Biographies

Michael is a full stack developer with 8 years of experience.  He is currently the CTO of, and his main focus in the company is disrupting the real estate industry with A.I. He has a variety of experience in web and mobile application development. In his current tool-box, he is using React, Rails, and Python.

Vincent is a full stack software developer with 10 years of experience. In that time he's had a chance to work with various technologies from backend services written in Ruby on Rails to browser applications written using CoffeeScript.  He is currently a Senior Software Engineer at Akiri writing backend and infrastructure services in Kotlin and Python.