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Presentation: Detecting Similar Id Documents Using Deep Learning

Track: Deep Learning Applications & Practices

Location: Cyril Magnin I

Duration: 2:20pm - 2:30pm

Day of week: Wednesday

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Identity verification is the process in which we digitally confirm the legitimacy of a real world document. This process is necessary for many businesses to meet their compliance requirements and mitigate their fraud risk. A common form of fraud is the duplication and alteration of stolen documents across multiple user accounts. In this talk, we will discuss how Coinbase solves the problem of detecting similar identity documents using deep learning.

Speaker: Burkay Gur

Risk Engineer @Coinbase

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  • ML in Action

    Applied track demonstrating how to train, score, and handle common machine learning use cases, including heavy concentration in the space of security and fraud

  • Deep Learning in Practice

    Deep learning use cases around edge computing, deep learning for search, explainability, fairness, and perception.

  • Handling Sequential Data Like an Expert / ML Applied to Operations

    Discussing the complexities of time (half track) and Machine Learning in the data center (half track). Exploring topics from hyper loglog to predictive auto-scaling in each of two half-day tracks.

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