In this course, you apply your knowledge of classification models and embeddings to build a ML pipeline that functions as a recommendation engine.
Recommendation Systems on Google Cloud
About this Course
What you will learn
Devise a content-based recommendation engine.
Implement a collaborative filtering recommendation engine.
Build a hybrid recommendation engine with user and content embeddings.
Use reinforcement learning techniques for contextual bandits in the context of recommendations.
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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course
Welcome to Recommendation Systems on Google Cloud
This module previews the topics covered in the course.
Recommendation Systems Overview
This module defines what recommendation systems are, reviews the different types of recommendation systems, and discusses common problems that arise when developing recommendation systems.
Content-Based Recommendation Systems
This module demonstrates how to build a recommendation system using characteristics of the users and items and how to use Qwiklabs to complete each of your labs using Google Cloud.
Collaborative Filtering Recommendations Systems
This module shows how the data of the interactions between users and items from many different users can be combined to improve the quality of predictions.
Neural Networks for Recommendation Systems
This module shows how various recommendation systems can be combined as part of a hybrid approach.
This module presents the goals of reinforcement learning and shows where reinforcement learning fits in machine learning.
This module reviews the topics explored in this course.
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TOP REVIEWS FROM RECOMMENDATION SYSTEMS ON GOOGLE CLOUD
Had a great experience and learned a lot except some of the labs in the course are misplaced.
It is a wonderful course, to learn about the practical implementation of recommendation systems on Google Cloud Platform.
very good course. Complex sometimes but well worth my time
Some of the labs had no work for me to do whatsoever - just run the notebook as is. Other than that, great course. Cheers!
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