Sachi Natasha Edirisinghe, a research scholar at Intelligent Service Robotics Group of the Department of Electrical Engineering attended the 1st Machine Learning Research School (MLRS) 2019. The event was held from 4-11 August at Digital Economy Promotion Agency (DEPA), Bangkok, Thailand. The aim of this event was to provide a basic understanding of machine learning to participants. The program included tutorials, practical sessions, poster presentations and social events. The tutorials were conducted by world-renowned machine learning experts. The MLRS was organized by DEPA and Vidyasirimedhi Institute of Science and Technology, Thailand.