Deep Learning IndabaX Tunisia

April 13th 2019

SUP'COM Technopole El Gazala

A full day of high-quality speakers, discussions, workshops and research posters to empower the Machine Learning community in Tunisia


About IndabaX Tunisia

The first edition of IndabaX Tunisia will take place the 13th of April 2019 at Sup’Com in Tunis! This event is an opportunity for the Tunisian AI community to meet, discover the most recent advances in the field and interact with world-leading AI researchers. If you are a beginner and curious to learn more or if you are an expert in Machine Learning, you are encouraged to join us and be part of a network fully committed to building the future of AI in Tunisia.


Research scientist at DeepMind and member of the Organising Committee at Indaba

Co-Founder and CEO at InstaDeep

Researcher at Google AI

Head of ML at InstaDeep

AI Engineer at InstaDeep

Senior Research scientist at DeepMind and member of the Organising Committee at Indaba

Researcher at the University of Colorado and professor of AI at Ibn Zohr University, Morocco

Product Lead for GPU Cloud Service at NVIDIA

PhD student

Research Engineer at instaDeep

R&D AI Engineer at InstaDeep


Agenda IndabaX
Tunisia 2019
Agenda IndabaX
Tunisia 2019
08:00 - 09:00
09:00 - 09:10
Opening and Welcome
09:10 - 09:45
Keynote by Karim Beguir
09:45 - 10:20
Plenary by Ulrich Paquet
10:20 - 10:50
Coffee Break
10:50 - 11:25
The myth of the interpretable, robust, compact and high performance deep neural network - By Sara Hooker
11:25 - 12:00
Deep learning for Natural Language Processing and healthcare / Deep learning in Africa: Competitivity and challenges for Africans working in ML - By Mourad Gridach
12:00 - 13:00
Lunch and Networking
13:00 - 13:35
Reinforcement Learning at Scale - By Marek Barwinski
13:35 - 14:10
The Evolution and Successes of Neural Sequence Models - By Stephan Gouws
14:10 - 15:10
Panel discussion
15:10 - 15:30
Coffee Break
15:30 - 17:30
Workshop 1 : Image segmentation for autonomous driving - By Amal Rannen Triki
Workshop 2 : Deep Reinforcement Learning - By Alexandre Laterre
Workshop 3 : Convolutional Neural Networks - By Tejumade Afonja
Workshop 4 : Teaching a Deep RL agent to play a 3D game - By Rihab Gorsane
Workshop 5 : Simplifying AI, Data Science, and HPC Workloads with NGC - By Alexander Tsado
17:30 - 18:30
Poster presentations and Networking Reception