mxnet-dev mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Carin Meier <carinme...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: MXNet Community Monthly Updates
Date Tue, 26 Mar 2019 00:01:28 GMT
Mu,

Thanks for putting that together!

- Carin

On Mon, Mar 25, 2019 at 6:32 PM Mu Li <muli.cmu@gmail.com> wrote:

> Great to see so many of yours like it.
>
> I create a template with some contents I'm familiar with. Need you help to
> put more cool staffs in. I have them in a google doc
> <
> https://docs.google.com/document/d/1AAy_EPdbEZqYvm6EfwgCzd6aEqcdH-v8tz2PYE6vMQ4/edit#heading=h.6zbltt894ho4
> >
> to
> ease to write together. (Maybe wiki is a better choice, I'm open to make a
> change).
>
> This report aims for a concise summary to existing mxnet users and, more
> importantly, attracting new users. So it's difference to Chaitanya's
> proposal focusing on MXNet activity summary, which should be very useful
> for MXNet developers.
>
> After we agreed on the contents, I'll coordinate to set up the email list
> and also publish on the channels suggested by Carin.
>
> Best
> Mu
>
> Draft link:
>
> https://docs.google.com/document/d/1AAy_EPdbEZqYvm6EfwgCzd6aEqcdH-v8tz2PYE6vMQ4/edit?usp=sharing
>
>
>
> On Fri, Mar 8, 2019 at 12:43 PM Carin Meier <carinmeier@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> > Other channels that might be beneficial for it to be published would be:
> >
> > - Twitter https://twitter.com/apachemxnet
> > - MXNet forum https://discuss.mxnet.io/
> > - MXNet Medium https://medium.com/apache-mxnet
> >
> > maybe even somewhere more general like Reddit Machine Learning
> > https://www.reddit.com/r/MachineLearning/ ?
> >
> > On Fri, Mar 8, 2019 at 10:50 AM Aaron Markham <aaron.s.markham@gmail.com
> >
> > wrote:
> >
> > > This is great. It will help drive traffic to the site, create content
> for
> > > the site, and increase engagement. MailChimp is pretty good too. I can
> > help
> > > set that up. I have one tiny nagging question though... I don't recall
> > > doing any GDPR compliance stuff on the site, so I'm wondering what kind
> > of
> > > EULA or popup thing we might need for the cookies and emails that come
> > > along with this feature. Did anyone get blessed with this task recently
> > and
> > > know what needs to be done?
> > >
> > > On Fri, Mar 8, 2019, 07:13 Carin Meier <carinmeier@gmail.com> wrote:
> > >
> > > > I strongly support this as well - Let us know when the wiki draft
> page
> > is
> > > > ready. The Clojure MXNet contributors have some cool stuff to share
> :)
> > > >
> > > > On Thu, Mar 7, 2019 at 1:49 AM Junru Shao <junrushao1994@gmail.com>
> > > wrote:
> > > >
> > > > > Hi Mu,
> > > > >
> > > > > Thanks for proposing this! Strongly agree with the newsletter -
> this
> > > > would
> > > > > be the most economically efficient way to enhance community
> > > involvement.
> > > > >
> > > > > In addition to the draft wiki pages, should we send posts like
> "Call
> > > for
> > > > > newsletter articles" to dev@ list with some frequency? This could
> > help
> > > > > maximize the community awareness and help active community members
> > get
> > > > more
> > > > > exposure - Community building is important.
> > > > >
> > > > > Thanks,
> > > > > Junru
> > > > >
> > > > > On Wed, Mar 6, 2019 at 6:57 PM Chaitanya Bapat <
> chai.bapat@gmail.com
> > >
> > > > > wrote:
> > > > >
> > > > > > Hello Mu,
> > > > > >
> > > > > > Thanks a lot for bringing this topic. I had thought about a
> Weekly
> > > > Digest
> > > > > > for MXNet (weekly newsletter) - which is on similar lines (can
be
> > > made
> > > > > into
> > > > > > Monthly if it sounds good).
> > > > > >
> > > > > > Here's the quip doc -
> > > > > > https://chaitanya.quip.com/BT6RAcAigHM9/MXNet-Weekly-Digest
> > > > > >
> > > > > > I have talked about the Background, Motivation, Features and
a
> > mockup
> > > > of
> > > > > > Newsletter.
> > > > > >
> > > > > > Would love to hear our community's thoughts as well as yours
on
> the
> > > > same.
> > > > > >
> > > > > > Please find attached a snapshot of the Weekly digest I came
up
> > with.
> > > > > >
> > > > > > Thanks,
> > > > > > Chai
> > > > > >
> > > > > >
> > > > > >
> > > > > >
> > > > > > On Wed, 6 Mar 2019 at 19:59, Mu Li <muli.cmu@gmail.com>
wrote:
> > > > > >
> > > > > >> Dear Community,
> > > > > >>
> > > > > >> I propose to send a monthly summary to users to broadcast
the
> > recent
> > > > > >> progresses in the community. It will not only include new
> features
> > > > added
> > > > > >> into MXNet, but also various community activities. Here
is an
> > > example:
> > > > > >>
> > > > > >> Tutorials
> > > > > >> - 10 new lectures teaching at UC Berkeley
> > > > > >> - Video record for "Deploying with Java" at Java World 19
> > > > > >> Computer Vision
> > > > > >> - GluonCV 0.4 release supports pose estimation and improves
10
> > > > existing
> > > > > >> models
> > > > > >> - Insightface added a new model XY
> > > > > >> NLP
> > > > > >> - GluonNLP 0.5.1 release improves BERT training
> > > > > >> New Projects
> > > > > >> - A MXNet implementation for paper XY
> > > > > >> MXNet
> > > > > >> - Enhanced Java binding preview
> > > > > >> - Numpy frontend reaches milestone 1
> > > > > >> Incoming Events
> > > > > >> - Meetup at Palto Alto on 4/2
> > > > > >>
> > > > > >> The publishing procedure is we first create a draft wiki
page so
> > > > > everyone
> > > > > >> will have a chance to review and add staffs. After that
we will
> > send
> > > > it
> > > > > >> through an email list.
> > > > > >>
> > > > > >> I'm considering to use a 3rd party service such as
> mailchimp.com
> > so
> > > > > that
> > > > > >> every user can subscribe it easily and we can do some marketing
> > > > analysis
> > > > > >> as
> > > > > >> well. But I'm happy to re-use users@mxnet.apache.org if
it
> > provides
> > > > > >> simliar
> > > > > >> functionalities.
> > > > > >>
> > > > > >> I'd like to hear your feedback for how to make the newletter
> more
> > > user
> > > > > >> friendely.
> > > > > >>
> > > > > >> Best
> > > > > >> Mu
> > > > > >>
> > > > > >
> > > > > >
> > > > > > --
> > > > > > *Chaitanya Prakash Bapat*
> > > > > > *+1 (973) 953-6299*
> > > > > >
> > > > > > [image: https://www.linkedin.com//in/chaibapat25]
> > > > > > <https://github.com/ChaiBapchya>[image:
> > > > > > https://www.facebook.com/chaibapat] <
> > > > > https://www.facebook.com/chaibapchya>[image:
> > > > > > https://twitter.com/ChaiBapchya] <
> https://twitter.com/ChaiBapchya
> > > > > >[image:
> > > > > > https://www.linkedin.com//in/chaibapat25]
> > > > > > <https://www.linkedin.com//in/chaibapchya/>
> > > > > >
> > > > >
> > > >
> > >
> >
>

Mime
  • Unnamed multipart/alternative (inline, None, 0 bytes)
View raw message