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…

Machine Learning Discussion With Prof. Daphne Koller & Prof. Yoshua Bengio – YouTube

May 2nd, 2018Daphne Koller is an Israeli-American Professor in the Department of Computer Science at Stanford University and a MacArthur Fellowship recipient. She is also one of the founders of Coursera, an online education platform. Yoshua Bengio is a Canadian computer scientist, most noted for…

The Consciousness Instinct – Prof. Michael Gazzaniga – Can Machines be Conscious? – YouTube

Michael S. Gazzaniga is a professor of psychology at the University of California, Santa Barbara, where he heads the new SAGE Center for the Study of the Mind. He is one of the leading researchers in cognitive neuroscience, the study of the neural basis of…

Deep Learning with Ensembles of Neocortical Microcircuits – Dr. Blake Richards – YouTube

Published on May 11, 2018 Dr. Blake Richards is an Assistant Professor at the University of Toronto and Associate Fellow of the Canadian Institute for Advanced Research (CIFAR). Recorded May 2nd, 2018 at ICLR2018 Category License Standard YouTube License

fast.ai Deep Learning Study Group Delivers Accurate Image Classifier in Three Hours – AI Trends

From blog posted by the AI startup fast.ai.  AWNBench is a Stanford University project designed to allow different deep learning methods to be compared by running a number of competitions. Two parts of the Dawnbench competition attracted our attention, the CIFAR 10 and Imagenet competitions. Their goal was simply 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…