Embedded thumbnail for Neural Representations of Language Meaning
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September 30, 2014
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All Captioned Videos, Brains, Minds and Machines Seminar Series
Tom M. Mitchell: E. Fredkin University Professor and Chair of the Machine Learning Department, School of Computer Science at Carnegie Mellon University Abstract: How does the human brain use neural activity to create and represent meanings of words...
Embedded thumbnail for The Integrated Information Theory of Consciousness (1:17:03)
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September 23, 2014
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All Captioned Videos, Brains, Minds and Machines Seminar Series
CBMM Speaker(s):
Christof Koch
Dr. Christof Koch, Chief Scientific Officer - Allen Institute for Brain Science The science of consciousness has made great strides by focusing on the behavioral and neuronal correlates of experience. However, such correlates are not enough if we...
Embedded thumbnail for Ken Nakayama: People Watching (and More)
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Jun 11, 2014
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June 11, 2014
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Brains, Minds and Machines Summer Course 2014
CBMM Speaker(s):
Ken Nakayama
Topics: Beyond vision: action, navigation, social perception and behavior; correlation of brain size and social group size; Dennett’s three levels for predicting behavior: physical stance, design stance, intentional stance (to understand other minds...
Embedded thumbnail for Lindsey Powell: Developmental Social Perception
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Jun 11, 2014
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June 11, 2014
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All Captioned Videos, Brains, Minds and Machines Summer Course 2014
CBMM Speaker(s):
Lindsey Powell
Topics: Infant studies reveal non-verbal building blocks for social perception; looking time methods: preferential looking (what/who is more interesting/pleasing), (de)habituation (what/who is similar), violation of expected looking (what is...
Embedded thumbnail for Andrei Barbu: From Language to Vision and Back Again
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Jun 9, 2014
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June 9, 2014
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All Captioned Videos, Brains, Minds and Machines Summer Course 2014
CBMM Speaker(s):
Andrei Barbu
Topics: Importance of bridging low-level perception with high-level cognition; model system for a limited domain that can (1) recognize how well a sentence describes a video, (2) retrieve sample videos for which a sentence is true, (3) generate...
Embedded thumbnail for Patrick Winston: The Story Understanding Story
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Jun 9, 2014
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June 9, 2014
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All Captioned Videos, Brains, Minds and Machines Summer Course 2014
CBMM Speaker(s):
Patrick Winston
Topics: Brief history of AI and arguments against the possibility of artificial intelligence; emergence of symbolic processing capability through evolution; strong story hypothesis: ability to tell, understand, recombine stories distinguishes human...
Embedded thumbnail for Shimon Ullman: Visual Understanding: State of the World, Future Directions
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Jun 9, 2014
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June 9, 2014
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All Captioned Videos, Brains, Minds and Machines Summer Course 2014
CBMM Speaker(s):
Shimon Ullman
Topics: Overview of visual understanding; object categorization and variability in appearance within categories; recognizing individuals; identifying object parts; learning categories from examples by combining different features (simple to complex...
Embedded thumbnail for Boris Katz: Telling Machines about the World, and Daniel Harari: Innate Mechanisms and Learning: Developing Complex Visual Concepts from Unlabeled Natural Dynamic Scenes
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Jun 9, 2014
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June 9, 2014
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All Captioned Videos, Brains, Minds and Machines Summer Course 2014
CBMM Speaker(s):
Boris Katz
Topics: (Boris Katz) Limitations of recent AI successes (Goggles, Kinect, Watson, Siri); brief history of computer vision system performance; scene understanding tasks: object detection, verification, identification, categorization, recognition of...
Embedded thumbnail for Bob Desimone: Visual Attention
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Jun 7, 2014
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June 7, 2014
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All Captioned Videos, Brains, Minds and Machines Summer Course 2014
CBMM Speaker(s):
Robert Desimone
Topics: Change blindness; receptive fields increase from V1 to IT; clutter is a challenge for recognition; one computational purpose of attention is biased competition; training an object classifier using recordings from IT in monkeys attending...
Embedded thumbnail for Winrich Freiwald: Taking Apart the Neural Circuits of Face Processing
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Jun 7, 2014
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June 7, 2014
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CBMM Speaker(s):
Winrich Freiwald
Topics: Connection of face recognition to intelligence: social cognition and perception start with faces, e.g. facial expression and communication; requirements for face recognition: (1) detect face, (2) encode structural properties, (3) encode...

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