Vince Jeffs Interview – Omni-Channel Customer Experiences

In this, the final episode of our PegaWorld series I’m joined by Vince Jeffs, Senior Director of Product Strategy for AI and Decisioning at Pegasystems. Vince and I had a great talk about the role AI and advanced analytics will play in defining future customer…

Michael Kempe Interview – Workforce Intelligence for Automation & Productivity

In this episode of our PegaWorld series, I’m joined by Michael Kempe, chief operating officer at global share registry and financial services provider Link Market Services. In the interview, Michael and I dig into Link’s use of workforce intelligence software to allow it to track…

Romer Rosales Interview – Problem Formulation for Machine Learning

In this episode, i’m joined by Romer Rosales, Director of AI at LinkedIn. We begin with a discussion of graphical models and approximate probability inference, and he helps me make an important connection in the way I think about that topic. We then review some…

Greg Mulholland Interview – AI for Materials Discovery

In this episode I’m joined by Greg Mulholland, Founder and CEO of Citrine Informatics, which is applying AI to the discovery and development of new materials. Greg and I start out with an exploration of some of the challenges of the status quo in materials…

Garry Kasparov Interview – Checking in with the Master

In this episode I’m joined by legendary chess champion, author, and fellow at the Oxford Martin School, Garry Kasparov. Garry and I sat down after his keynote at the Figure Eight Train AI conference in San Francisco last week. Garry and I discuss his bouts…

Adam Wenchel Interview – Data Innovation & AI at Capital One

In this episode I’m joined by Adam Wenchel, vice president of AI and Data Innovation at Capital One, to discuss how Machine Learning & AI are being integrated into their day-to-day practices, and how those advances benefit the customer. In our conversation, we look into…

George Papamakarios Interview – Masked Autoregressive Flow for Density Estimation

In this episode, University of Edinburgh Phd student George Papamakarios and I discuss his paper “Masked Autoregressive Flow for Density Estimation.” George walks us through the idea of Masked Autoregressive Flow, which uses neural networks to produce estimates of probability densities from a set of…

Anima Anandkumar Interview – Tensor Operations for Machine Learning

In this episode of our TrainAI series, I sit down with Anima Anandkumar, Bren Professor at Caltech and Principal Scientist with Amazon Web Services. Anima joined me to discuss the research coming out of her “Tensorlab” at CalTech. In our conversation, we review the application…

Taryn Southern Interview – Exploring AI-Generated Music

In this episode I’m joined by Taryn Southern – a singer, digital storyteller and Youtuber, whose upcoming album I AM AI will be produced completely with AI based tools. Taryn and I explore all aspects of what it means to create music with modern AI-based…

Rachel Thomas Interview – Practical Deep Learning

In this episode, i’m joined by Rachel Thomas, founder and researcher at Fast AI. If you’re not familiar with Fast AI, the company offers a series of courses including Practical Deep Learning for Coders, Cutting Edge Deep Learning for Coders and Rachel’s Computational Linear Algebra…