Towards General Artificial Intelligence

An illustration (pictured) shows a traditional Go board and half showing computer-calculated moves. Image credit Google April 20, 2016 - 5:00 pm

Demis Hassabis, Google DeepMind


Abstract: Dr. Demis Hassabis is the Co-Founder and CEO of DeepMind, the world’s leading General Artificial Intelligence (AI) company, which was acquired by Google in 2014 in their largest ever European acquisition. Demis will draw on his eclectic experiences as an AI researcher, neuroscientist and videogames designer to discuss what is happening at the cutting edge of AI research, including the recent historic AlphaGo match, and its future potential impact on fields such as science and healthcare, and how developing AI may help us better understand the human mind.

This talk is presented as part of the CBMM Annual Retreat.


MIT Green Building (Bldg 54)
April 20, 2016
5:00 pm
MIT Green Building, Bldg 54

Room 54-100, MIT Green Building