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Deep Learning with Apache MXNet
Deep Learning with Apache MXNet

Slides for past talks are available on Slideshare.


As the Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning Evangelist for EMEA, Julien spends most of his time traveling, meeting developers and enterprises and helping them bring their ideas to life. 

Prior to joining AWS, Julien spent 12 years in the Telecom industry, before serving for 10 years as CTO/VP Engineering in top-tier web startups where he led large Software and Ops teams in charge of thousands of servers worldwide. In the process, he fought his way through a wide range of technical, business and procurement issues, which helped him gain a deep understanding of physical infrastructure, its limitations and how cloud computing can help.

Last but not least, Julien holds all seven AWS certifications.


Java Day
Date: Nov. 5, 2017
Location: Kiev, Ukraine

Huddle 2017
Date: Nov. 9, 2017
Location: London, UK

AWS Loft Munich
Date: Nov. 13, 2017
Location: Munich, Germany

AWS User Group Munich
Date: Nov. 13, 2017
Location: Munich, Germany

AWS Tranformation Day Lyon
Date: Nov. 14, 2017
Location: Lyon, France

Cloud Expo Europe
Date: Nov. 15, 2017
Location: Paris, France

AWS Tranformation Day Toulouse
Date: Nov. 16, 2017
Location: Toulouse, France

AWS Tranformation Day Nantes
Date: Nov. 21, 2017
Location: Nantes, France

AWS Tranformation Day Lille
Date: Nov. 23, 2017
Location: Lille, France

AWS re:Invent
Date: Nov. 26, 2017
Location: Las Vegas, USA


  • Core infrastructure
  • Backend architecture & scalability
  • Data, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence
  • C, Java, Python
  • Linux



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The AWS Technical Evangelism Team works with developers & architects around the globe, increasing awareness and adoption of AWS services by helping them understand how they can put AWS to work to help them develop, deploy and operate applications that are scalable, secure and cost efficient, as well as being easy to manage and maintain. The team also supports grass roots, community-led technical knowledge-sharing through its work with AWS User Groups and AWS Community Heroes worldwide.

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