Technologies: RAPIDS
Topics: Data & AI

RAPIDS – Workshop GPU Accelerated Data Science

November 4, 2021 11:30

RAPIDS is an open-source software that accelerates the whole Data Science Pipeline from Data Preparation/Visualization to Machine Learning on GPU. In this workshop, you get familiar with RAPIDS which runs on Python with pandas/scikit-learn-like API and you experience the speed-up it provides.

Details

Details

In this workshop, you get familiar with RAPIDS which runs on Python with pandas/scikit-learn-like API and you experience the speed-up it provides. We will also use GPU accelerated Xgboost to do Leave One Feature Out Importance in a reasonable time.
Prerequisites: Create a Kaggle account for accessing the data and notebooks

Prerequisites

Create a Kaggle account for using Kaggle Notebooks OR Install RAPIDS on a machine with GPU (https://rapids.ai/start.html)

Program

13:00: Introduction
13:05: Hands-on Tabular Data Example: Convert an end-to-end Machine Learning Pipeline on CPU to GPU and get 100x speed-up.
13:50: Q&A
Rapids, NVIDIA, Club Cloud

Host

Ahmet Erdem