George Cushen

George Cushen

A Data Scientist & Product Enthusiast

Hey, I’m George!

I am a Data Scientist pursuing my vision of reimagining retail to create a smart and personalized shopping experience. I focus on the intersection of machine learning and knowledge representation (knowledge graphs) to build novel solutions that can improve the customer search and browsing experience.

Previously, my lifelong fascination with artificial intelligence and fashion led me to become an innovator in research on computer vision for visual clothing search and augmented reality fitting room on mobile devices.

I am actively contributing to open source projects, and methods that I implemented are now used for popular mobile apps. In my spare time, I enjoy giving seminars on the practical applications of data science and machine learning.

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Interests
  • Conversational AI
  • Augmented/Virtual Reality
  • Knowledge Graphs
Education
  • PhD Machine Learning & Computer Vision

    University of Southampton

  • BEng Electronic Engineering

    University of Southampton

Recent & Upcoming Talks

Deep Learning with SAS Viya to Reimagine Retail at Very and Littlewoods
Deep Learning with SAS Viya to Reimagine Retail at Very and Littlewoods

Open Source

Wowchemy

Wowchemy makes it easy to create a beautiful website for free using Markdown, Jupyter Notebook, or RStudio. Customize anything on your site with widgets, themes, and plugins.

Powering over 500,000 websites including this site.

Wowchemy
Mezzanine API

A RESTful OAuth2 API for the popular Mezzanine Content Management System. The API empowers developers to automate, extend, and combine Mezzanine with other services such as mobile apps.

Powering web and mobile apps by leading design agencies and multinational conglomerates such as AT&T.

Mezzanine API

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