Colin Pietropaolo - Machine Learning Pathway - Self Assessment

Week: of 27 July

Overview of Things Learned:

  • Technical Area: HTML and Javascript as it relates to webpages
  • Tools: Github, jupyter notebook
  • Soft Skills: “breaking the ice” in new social settings

Achievement Highlights Built a webscraper

Meetings attended Meetings 1-5

Goals for the Upcoming Week Implementing BERT collaboratively

Tasks Done Scraping thousands of threads, uploading results to github, implementing Word2Vec

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Week: of 3 August

Overview of Things Learned:

  • Technical Area: I’ve learned that creating a BERT model can be very intensive and that I shouldn’t have tried running it on my local machine first!
  • Tools: Google colab, pyTorch

Achievement Highlights Completed rough implementation of BERT

Meetings attended Both weekly meetings

Goals for the Upcoming Week Refine data collection and BERT model

Tasks Done Implemented BERT