Taking Google-DeepMind’s NFNet model for a quick ride

A few days ago, DeepMind announced their release of NFNets, a family of image classification models that are: State of the art on ImageNet (86.5% top-1 without extra data) Up to 8.7x faster to train than EfficientNets to a given accuracy Normalizer-free (no BatchNorm!) Paper: http://dpmd.ai/06171 Code: http://dpmd.ai/nfnets Has more than 438.4 million parameters The… Les mer

If Digitalisation is the answer, what was the question?

A lot has been written and said about digitalisation. And one can expect that more will be written, and even more will be said. Talkers, writers and doers – all are needed simultaneously, some probably more than others. So, what is it with digitalisation? My own brain-exploding realisation was triggered by the term “Digital Divide”… Les mer

Considering a move into the private sector from an academic background?

A growing number of people are leaving academic or research positions and joining the illustrious world that is the private sector. This transition can be an eventful one that certainly won’t be the easiest time of your life. The rewards, however, can be great. So, let’s talk about how you can make the move, specifically… Les mer