PLUG Advanced Topics: Artificial Neural Networks: Principles and Applications
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Portland Linux/Unix User Group Meeting Announcement PLUG Advanced Topics for November 2010
Topic: "Artificial Neural Networks: Principles and Applications" by Cooper Stevenson
Date and Time: Tuesday, November 16th, 7PM Location: Free Geek, 1731 SE 10th Avenue
Cooper will emphasize the financial industry's use of ANN's as it is closest to what he does. However, he will be mindful to cover other areas where they are useful to as wide an audience as possible.
Cooper Stevenson's Bio: Cooper is a leading expert in Information Technology systems for business automation. His award winning designs focus on expanding business intelligence and automation for medium and large industry. He moved Legislation through the Oregon Legislature and has written over ten publications for online resources. He is also featured in CNET News, Linux Today, and Linux.com. Recently, Cooper developed the first automated artificial neural network system for predicting financial securities price fluctuations and business process intelligence.
Food & Drink: At the last meeting we talked about having a Lucky Lab menu and calling in an order. With their dinner rush beginning at 6PM, you are welcome to call in and pay for your own order in the afternoon and pick it up before the meeting. Or bring whatever food you wish for that matter:
Lucky Lab on Hawthorne 503-236-3555 http://luckylab.com/html/menu.html#brewpub
David Mandel (for Michael Dexter)