2019 Symposium Program Information


Once we have selected the presentations for the 2019 symposium, we will provide a full list of the presentations and the itinerary here. 

Short Courses

On September 8, 2019, we will be hosting two short courses at UAH. We are still working out some of the details. The cost of attending will be $25 for one or $40 for both. Tickets can be purchases here. Anyone who purchases a ticket will be invited to lunch.

Tentative Timeline

  • UAV Short Course: 8 am - 12 pm
  • Lunch: 12 pm - 1 pm
  • AI/ML Short Course: 1 pm - 5 pm

Intro to Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning

Starting with a breakdown of the domains that exist in Artificial Intelligence, we will walk through a brief history of the work, learn by example some applications of machine learning, and build a few deep neural networks to solve a few problems. We will close with a discussion of current events and Q&A.

Course Outline

  • How to Digest the Domain
  • Shallow History of Deep Learning
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  • Data Science Overview & Examples (hands on code)
  • Machine Learning Overview & Examples (hands on code)
  • Deep Learning Overview & Examples (hands on code)
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  • Current Events - Data Bias - Ethics
  • Wrap Up - Q&A

Information on our UAV short course coming soon. 

Speed Mentoring

On Tuesday, September 10, we will be hosting a speed mentoring session where attendees will be able to speak with experienced professionals in the aerospace field. More information on this event will be provided soon.