RecSys 2017, Italy

I attended the 11th ACM Recommender Systems conference (RecSys 2017) which is leading international conference focused on research in recommender systems.

At the conference, I presented long paper Educational Question Routing in Online Student Communities

11 September 2017

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Google Summer of Code 2017 with Discourse

Real World Machine Learning

Google Summer of Code is a global student program focused on involving and spreading the word about open source software development. I spent great summer full of code with Discourse community working on features related to advanced search. Discourse is a modern civilized discussion platform which is currently used by more thank 10 000 online communities worldwide (ranging from politics to hobbyist).

My work is summarized along with the code and weekly reports in the final report.

31 August 2017

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Recommendation @ EdX

EdX

I am in my last semester of my diploma thesis Recommendation of new questions in online student communities. In short, we are recommending new questions to most suitable users in educational domain. It is done in CQA system, which is some sort of discussion board/forum, both of them are used by students for discussion and solving problems in Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs - online education similar to university but available to many people), e.g. online learning platforms Coursera, Udacity or EdX.

29 January 2017

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Real World Machine Learning - book review

The book is divided into two parts. First part deals with machine learning workflow and the second part consists of five practical examples. The book is focused only on supervised machine learning, specifically regression, classification, recommendation and imputation. As the title says “real-world”, it contains examples in Python with scikit-learn and pandas libraries which are the most popular libraries for machine learning in Python.

Real World Machine Learning

15 January 2017

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Make it stick - book review

This book is about successful learning. I found it online as a recommended learning for a MOOC course about learning. Authors of the book are cognitive scientists. The ideas in the book was similar to me before, but the book put all of them together in one place and highlight the most important of them.

Make it stick

01 October 2016

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Môj rok 2015

Zhodnotenie roku 2015 v číslach. Slúži pre moje osobné zhodnotenie ale aj ako inšpirácia.

10 January 2016

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Noc výskumníkov 2015

Noc výskumníkov (European Researchers Night) je celoerurópska iniciatíva na popularizáciu vedy a techniky. Toto podujatie sa konalo 25.9.2015 v naraz približne 220 mestách v celej Európe. My sme sa zúčastnili 10. ročníka tohto podujatia na Slovensku v Bratislave, Starej Tržnici. Každý, bez ohľadu na vek, si tu mohol nájsť to čo ho zaujíma, naučiť sa niečo nové a zažiť mnoho "aha" pocitov z toho, ako veci okolo nás fungujú.

26 October 2015

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Lisabon júl 2015

“Braga sa modlí, Porto pracuje a Lisabon sa zabáva”

Toto sa nám presne potvrdilo. Naši tímový buddies sa o nás v rámci súťaže jaEEC15 perfektne postarali, presnorili sme veľkú časť mesta, zažili sme pravú fiestu, party, “suit up” slávnostné vyhlásenie, koncert piesní fado, a dokonca sme sa aj okúpali v mestečku Cascais v Atlantiku.

15 September 2015

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JA Europe Enterprise Challenge 2015

Na začiatku júla sme reprezentovali Slovensko s našim projektom Spine Hero na európskom finále súťaže Junior Achievement Skvelí mladí podnikatelia v hlavnom meste Portugalska, Lisabone. V súťaži bolo celkovo 22 tímov zo 17 krajín Európy.

15 September 2015

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