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FlashText – A Python Library 28x faster than Regular Expressions for NLP tasks
Submitted by Nandan Thakur (@nthakur20) on Friday, 14 June 2019
Session type: Short talk of 20 mins
[0-3mins]: Brief Introduction about Myself. Introduction to FlashText and compare FlashText vs. Regular Expressions Performance.
[3-8mins]: How is FlashText so blazingly fast?
[8-10mins]: When to Use FlashText?
[10-12mins]: Installing FlashText.
[12-15mins]: UseCase 1: Code – Searching for words in a text document
[15-18mins]: UseCase 2: Code – Replacing words in a text document
[18-20mins]: End Notes and Feedback for Future Talks.
Not a workshop
I am a perpetual, quick learner and keen to explore the realm of Data Analytics and Science. I am deeply excited about the times we live in and the rate at which data is being generated and being transformed as an asset. I am well versed in domains such as Natural Language Processing, Machine Learning, and Signal Processing and share a keen interest in learning interdisciplinary concepts involving Machine Learning.