My name is Sergio E. Betancourt and I am a graduate student in Statistical Sciences at the University of Toronto (Canada).
I am also a semi-professional dancer, currently part of Toronto's prestigious iFreestyle Latin Dance Company.
- Selected to attend the 2019 CIFAR/Amii Deep Learning and Reinforcement Learning Summer School
- ML malware detection model in Google Cloud Plaftorm using BigQuery and PySpark
- Modelling road safety in the City of Toronto
- Modelling tobacco product usage in American teenagers
My principal—albeit ever-evolving—academic interests are: Machine Learning, Health Research, Finance, Scientific Computation, and Consulting.
For samples of my work and academic proceedings please go to this website's Resources section or my Git page above.
Links and More
|Institutional||University of Toronto Department of Statistical Sciences|
|Technology||Google's free, cloud-based Jupyter notebooks environment (Free albeit scant GPU):||Colaboratory|
|Standard (open-source) statistical programming language:||R / Shiny|
|Standard (open-source) general-purpose and ML programming language:||Python / Anaconda|
|Industry-standard (open-source) ML programming framework and its popular neural network library:||Tensorflow / Keras|
|Free LaTeX-centric collaborative writing and publishing system:||Overleaf|
|Popular framework for real-time Big Data pipelines:||Elastic Stack|
|On-demand cloud computing platform:||Amazon Web Services|
|Entertainment||Awesome game using Euclidian geometry and constructibility|