A Brief Summary of the Panel Discussion at DL Workshop @ICML 2015 by Kyunghyun Cho

You can also access original post from Kyunghyun Cho’s blog, DeepRNN .

Overview

The finale of the Deep Learning Workshop at ICML 2015 was the panel discussion on the future of deep learning. After a couple of weeks of extensive discussion and exchange of emails among the workshop organizers, we invited six panelists; Yoshua Bengio (University of Montreal), [...]

Facebook Hires Yann Lecun

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Deep Learning Videos from NIPS 2012

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An Interview on AI and Deep Learning with Yann Lecun and Peter Norvig

NPR’s Onpoint radio program interviewed Yann LeCun & Peter Norvig interviewed on NPR, on AI and deep learning.

[1] On Point: Artificial intelligence, Big Data, and deep learning, 29 [...]