Aaron Roth Interview – Differential Privacy Theory & Practice

In the first episode of our Differential Privacy series, I’m joined by Aaron Roth, associate professor of computer science and information science at the University of Pennsylvania. Aaron is first and foremost a theoretician, and our conversation starts with him helping us understand the context…

Marco Cuturi Interview – Optimal Transport and Machine Learning

In this episode, i’m joined by Marco Cuturi, professor of statistics at Université Paris-Saclay. Marco and I spent some time discussing his work on Optimal Transport Theory at NIPS last year. In our discussion, Marco explains Optimal Transport, which provides a way for us to…

Christopher Lum Interview – Autonomous Aerial Guidance, Navigation and Control Systems

Ok, In this episode, I’m joined by Christopher Lum, Research Assistant Professor in the University of Washington’s Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics. Chris also co-heads the University’s Autonomous Flight Systems Lab, where he and his students are working on the guidance, navigation, and control of…

Reverse Engineering the Mind – Prof. James DiCarlo, MIT Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences

Prof. James DiCarlo Department Head and Peter de Florez Professor of Neuroscience MIT Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences Investigator, McGovern Institute for Brain Research May 1st, 2017

Sriraam Natarajan Interview – Statistical Relational Artificial Intelligence

In this episode, I speak with Sriraam Natarajan, Associate Professor in the Department of Computer Science at UT Dallas. While at NIPS a few months back, Sriraam and I sat down to discuss his work on Statistical Relational Artificial Intelligence. StarAI is the combination of…