AI 101: Everything You Wish You Knew About Machine Learning But Were Too Afraid To Ask!

Thursday, March 9, 2017 - 18:00 to 19:15
Paccar Theatre

What does the future hold? With robots poised to transform today's society as completely as the internet did twenty years ago, can we predict what is coming down the line? From intelligent homes to driverless cars and robotic helpers, intelligent agents have the potential to usher in a new age of affluence and leisure — but what will the transition look like?

Join Brian MacNamee, lecturer in the School of Computer Science in UCD, who is set to break down the world of AI through his knowledge of machine learning, predictive analytics, and information visualisation. An expert in the field, Brian co-authored Fundamentals of Machine Learning for Predictive Data Analytics: Algorithms, Worked Examples, and Case Studies published by MIT Press in 2015.