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Wednesday, September 14 • 11:00am - 11:40am
Building a Word2Vec Model with Twitter Data

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In this talk, I will explain how to build Word2Vec models with Twitter data using Apache Spark. I will describe how to choose the most important parameters to accurately train a Word2Vec matrix. Examples of how these models are used in practice will be shown. In addition, I will give a demo to show how to train the aforementioned models.

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Jorge Castanon

Lead Data Scientist, IBM
Jorge Castañón hails from Mexico City and received his Ph.D. in Computational and Applied Mathematics from Rice University. He has a genuine passion for data science and machine learning applications of any kind. Since 2007, he is been developing numerical optimization models and algorithms for regularization and inverse problems. At IBM, Jorge joined the Big Data Analytics team at Silicon Valley Laboratory where he is building the future of... Read More →


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