David Van Valen Interview – Deep Learning for Live-Cell Imaging

In today’s show, I sit down with David Van Valen, assistant professor of Bioengineering & Biology at Caltech. David joined me after his talk at the Figure Eight TrainAI conference to chat about his research using image recognition and segmentation techniques in biological settings. In…

Reallocating time between sleep, sedentary and active behaviours: Associations with obesity and health in Canadian adults | PLOS Blogs Network

  Today’s post comes from Rachel Colley (Senior Research Analyst in the Health Analysis Division at Statistics Canada), and describes a new paper released on April 18, 2018 looking at how time reallocations among sedentary VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Reallocating time between sleep, sedentary and…

Zenna Tavares Interview – Inverse Programming for Deeper AI with Zenna Tavares

For today’s show, the final episode of our Black in AI Series, I’m joined by Zenna Tavares, a PhD student in the both the department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences and the Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab at MIT. I spent some time with…

Roland Memisevic Interview – Learning “Common Sense” and Physical Concepts

In today’s episode, I’m joined by Roland Memisevic, co-founder, CEO, and chief scientist at Twenty Billion Neurons. Roland joined me at the RE•WORK Deep Learning Summit in Montreal to discuss the work his company is doing to train deep neural networks to understand physical actions….

Nyalleng Moorosi Interview – Data Science for Poaching Prevention and Disease Treatment

For today’s show, I’m joined by Nyalleng Moorosi, Senior Data Science Researcher at The Council for Scientific & Industrial Research or CSIR, in Pretoria, South Africa. In our discussion, we discuss two major projects that Nyalleng is apart of at the CSIR, one, a predictive…

Eric Humphrey Interview – Separating Vocals in Recorded Music at Spotify with Eric Humphrey – YouTube

In today’s show, I sit down with Eric Humphrey, Research Scientist in the music understanding group at Spotify. Eric was at the Deep Learning Summit to give a talk on Advances in Deep Architectures and Methods for Separating Vocals in Recorded Music. We discuss his…