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🎀 Le Wagon Talk with Frederik Durant - CTO of Ester

About this event

We are really happy to welcome Frederik Durant, co-founder & CTO of ESTER as our guest speaker for this talk πŸ‘

He will take us on his journey in tech, talk about his work as co-founder and CTO of a company using AI and machine learning to offer an unique value proposition to customers. He will also explain how such technologies are being used at Ester.

You will also be able to ask all your questions to Frederik during the talk πŸ’₯

πŸ“‡ About ESTER

ESTER is the Flavor Intelligence company that uses machine learning and artificial intelligence to provide retailers, wineries and breweries the most personalized, flavor based recommendations for their customers.

ESTER digs deep into why individual consumers like what they like, and uses those insights to help producers and retailers put the best products in front of them.

πŸ‘¨β€πŸ’Ό About our guest

Frederik Durant studied Romance philology and computer science at KU Leuven and the University of Essex (UK), and holds an MBA from Vlerick (2004). In his career, Frederik has helped build the first Axelle Red website, statistical language models for dictation software, biometric speech applications for Dexia, the Beavis & Butthead Hotline for no-one, digital maps at TomTom, and Natural Language Understanding systems for German luxury cars. After graduating from a 12-week Data Science bootcamp at Metis (NYC) in 2015, Frederik held data science & engineering positions at Colruyt Group and at Aire, a fintech company in London. Last summer, Frederik returned home to co-found Ester as CTO.

πŸš€ About Le Wagon

Le Wagon is Europe's leading coding school for entrepreneurs and creative people. We are now present in 40 cities worldwide, with over 120 startups and 9000+ alumni. Le Wagon teaches students to develop web applications from scratch or to give them the skills to enter a data science team. Our cutting-edge curriculum and world-class teachers give students all the skills and tools needed to kick-start their tech career, land a job as software developers, product managers, data scientists, data analysts or launch their own startup.

If you'd like to hear more about us, reach out Ana, Brussels city Driver at brussels@lewagon.org

Next starting dates are:

Web Development

  • Full-time (9 weeks): April 12th to June 11th, 2021
  • Part-Time (24 weeks): 13th of March 2021

Data Science

  • Full-time (9 weeks): April 12th to June 11th, 2021
  • Part-time (24 weeks): 13th of March 2021

We look forward to meeting you soon πŸ‘‹

Le Wagon Brussels Team

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