Scikit-learn sprint in Paris

Three weeks ago, we organized a scikit-learn sprint in the AXA’s offices in Paris. No less than 37 persons attended the sprint during the week. Such effort is equivalent to a 6 man-month! While the sprint was organized by the scikit-learn fondation @ inria, it united a much wider group of contributors and it was funded by other organizations (see below). Improvements to scikit-learn This sprint saw the…

ADVISORY COMMITTEE / NOVEMBER 8, 2018

Minutes of the scikit-learn Advisory Committee meeting (November 8th 2018)   Where present: Chaouki Boutharouite - AXA Sébastien Conort - BNP Paribas Cardif Sylvain Duranton - BCG David Margery - Inria Foundation Olivier Trébucq - Inria Gaël Varoquaux - Inria Excused: Josh Patterson and Guillaume Barat - Nvidia Laurent Duhem - Intel 1- The current administrative and financial situation of the consortium Two engineers have already been recruited…

TECHNICAL COMMITTEE / October 10, 2018

Technical Committee October 10, 2018   Priority list for the consortium at Inria, year 2018–2019   From the points discussed at the meeting, the Technical Committee is proposing the following list of priorities for the actions of the consortium, to be used by the management team for allocating consortium resources:   Faster release cycle & dedicate resources for maintenance. Benchmark and compliance tests (Intel & Nvidia): scikit-learn-benchmarks →…

Announcing scikit-learn @ Inria foundation

Inria is pleased to announce the launch of the scikit-learn initiative in the Inria foundation, a partnership with companies using scikit-learn. Its objectives are to support the development of this reference software: sustaining its high quality and adding new functionalities. Scikit-learn is a library in Python, an high-level programming language. It is dedicated to statistical learning (machine learning) and can be used as middleware, especially for prediction tasks.…