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What is Transfer Learning?

A short introduction to the concept

My first encounter with this concept was through the article on www.climatechange.ai in one of the papers on tackling climate change with machine learning. Therefore I thought I would explore the term shortly.

  1. Next, you would take your smaller dataset for horses and train it on the entire 50-layer neural network or the last few layers or just the loss layer alone. By applying these transfer learning techniques, your output on the new CNN will be horse identification.

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AI Policy and Ethics at www.nora.ai. Student at University of Copenhagen MSc in Social Data Science. All views are my own. twitter.com/AlexMoltzau

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