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ML Tutorial Day: Simple Head Pose Estimation for Dialogue Wheels

Antti Herva (Lead Character Technical Artist, Remedy Entertainment)

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Topic: Programming

Format: Tutorial

Tutorials: ML Tutorial Day

Vault Recording: TBD

Antti Herva, Lead Character Technical Artist at Remedy Entertainment, will be presenting a simple machine learning project with the goal of helping animators liven up dialogue wheel interactions for an upcoming game project. Topics covered in this session include an introduction on performance capture, understanding and reasoning about image data, selecting image features and machine learning models, annotating data, training a neural network and finally evaluating the results.


Learn about machine learning experiments and how to design and reason about datasets. The presentation is structured so as to help the audience understand the benefits and limitations of machine learning and the process of setting up a supervised learning project.

Intended Audience

Anyone interested in applied machine learning for content creation will find this presentation interesting.