Keynote session #2
13:30-17:00 January 29

½ day

@ Auditorium A


crowdAI: Crowdsourcing AI to solve real world problems

13:30-14:15 January 29 · with Katja Hofmann, Erik Nygren, Sharada Mohanty, Pierre Gallien, Julian Jordi Slides

Teaching Machines to Converse with People

14:15-14:30 January 29 · with Antoine Bordes Slides Video

Research to Counter Machine Learning's Dangers and Why "Bias" May Be the Least of our Problems.

14:30-14:55 January 29 · with Zeynep Tufekci

Piano Interlude

14:55-15:00 January 29 · with Yulia Miloslavskaya

Coffee Break

15:00-15:30 January 29

Track summary

15:30-16:15 January 29 Slides

Applied Machine Learning: The Dawn of a new Era

16:15-16:45 January 29 · with Christopher Bishop Slides Video

Closing words

16:45-16:50 January 29

Piano Interlude

16:50-17:00 January 29 · with Yulia Miloslavskaya


Antoine Bordes

Director, Facebook AI Research Paris

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Christopher Bishop

Laboratory Director, Microsoft Research Cambridge

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Erik Nygren

Deep Learning and Artificial Intelligence Research, SBB CFF FFS

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Julian Jordi

Business Analyst, SBB CFF FFS

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Katja Hofmann

Project Malmo Research Lead, Microsoft Research

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Pierre Gallien

Directeur Innovation, Impact & Information, Humanity & Inclusion

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Sharada Mohanty

CEO & Co-Founder, AIcrowd

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Yulia Miloslavskaya


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Zeynep Tufekci

Professor, UNCSILS - Writer, The New York Times

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Marcel Salathé

Professor, EPFL

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Martin Jaggi

Professor, EPFL


Bob West

Professor, EPFL

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