AI FrontiersConference Applied Deep Learning & Reinforcement LearningNovember 3-4, 2017, Santa Clara Convention Center
Our Topics
Chatbot and NLP
The exciting future of chatbots with deep reinforcement learning
Robots
What is the status of robots? How do they become smarter?
Autonomous Driving
A look at future self-driving cars. The role of deep learning in autonomous driving.
Video Analysis
How to apply deep learning to understand videos? What are the advances in computer vision?
Games
The growing presence of deep learning in game play and its impact for future games.
Deep Learning Breakthrough
The major breakthroughs in deep learning algorithm and their implications.
Speakers
Xuedong HuangFellowMicrosoft
Eddie KesslerDirectorDeepMind
Danny ShapiroSr. Director of AutomotiveNvidia
Manohar PaluriManager of Computer VisionFacebook
Dileep GeorgeCo-FounderVicarious
Lukasz KaiserSr. Research ScientistGoogle Brain
Yuandong TianResearch scientistFacebook
Kaijen HsiaoCTOMayfield Robotics
Magnus NordinTechnical DirectorElectronic Arts
James ManyikaSr. PartnerMcKinsey&Company
Dilek Hakkani-TurResearch ScientistGoogle
Dekang LinCo-Founder and CTONaturali
Conference Program

In this two-day conference, we bring together leading scientists and practiontioners who have deployed large-scale AI products. You will gain a front-row seat of the frontiers of AI and have opportunity to network with others who are enthusiastic about AI products.

Day 1November 3, 2017
9:00-10:00am
9:00-10:00am
Keynote
Overview of current development of deep learning and its large-scale application.
10:00-11:15am
10:00-11:15am
Chatbot
and NLP
A panel of industry experts and leading scientists on Personal Assistants and natural language processing come together to discuss their work. What's the future of chatbot? Our speakers include Xuedong Huang, Technical Fellow and former General Manager of Speech Platforms of Microsoft, Dilek Hakkani-Tur, research scientist of Google Home and more.
11:15-12:30pm
11:15-12:30pm
Robots
A panel of industry experts from companies that are actively developing robots come together to discuss their work. What is the status of robots? How do we build smart home robot? Our speakers include Dileep George, Co-founder of Vicarious, and Kaijen Hsiao, CTO of Mayfield Robotics.
12:30-1:30pm
Lunch
1:30-2:00pm
1:30-2:00pm
Deep Learning Breakthrough
Leading scientists are presenting the current breakthrough in deep learning, ranging from multimodal learning and continuous prediction (generative model). Our speakers include Lukasz Kaiser from Google Brain and more.
2:00-3:00pm
2:00-3:00pm
Video Understanding
A panel of industry experts and leading scientists discuss the newest development in computer vision, particularly video analysis. Our speakers include Manohar Paluri of Facebook and more.
3:00-3:30pm
Coffee Break
3:30-4:50pm
3:30-4:50pm
Autonomous Driving
A panel of industry experts from companies that are actively developing autonomous cars come together to discuss their work. Our speakers include Danny Shapiro of NVidia and others.
4:50-6:10pm
4:50-6:10pm
Games
A panel of industry experts from companies that are actively developing game simulator and AI players come together to discuss their work. Our speakers include Yuandong Tian, Research Scientist of Facebook AI lab, Magnus Nordin, Technical Director of Electronic Arts, and more.
7-9pm
7-9pm
Dinner Banquet
The banquet is a full course sit down dinner with wine, and a chance to interact with the speakers on an one to one basis. It also includes a presentation by a keynote banquet speaker. You will have the opportunity to meet and mingle with other guests, build connections, raise company profile, form potential business and research partnerships.
Day 2November 4, 2017
9am-12:30pm
9am-12:30pm
Startup Presentations - Morning Session
Presentations and Demos from exciting AI startups.
9-10:30am Morning Talks: Leading startup founders or CTOs to speak on their products.
  • Dekang Lin, Co-founder and CTO, Naturali and more.
10:30-11am Break
11-12:30pm Startup Demo 1: Demos from 8 startups, each startup has 5 minutes for the demo and 5-minute comments from the VC panel.
12:30-1:30pm
Lunch
1:30-5pm
1:30-5pm
Startup Presentations - Afternoon Session
Presentations and Demos from exciting AI startups.
1:30-3pm Afternoon Talks: Leading startup founders or CTOs to speak on their products.
3-3:30pm Break
3:30-5pm Startup Demo 2: Demos from 8 startups, each startup has 5 minutes for the demo and 5-minute comments from the VC panel.
8:30am-12:30pm
8:30am-12:30pm
Training - Morning Session
Tutorial on TensorFlow by Google Team
Instructor: Apoorv Saxena and others
TensorFlow is an increasingly popular open source Machine Intelligence library that is especially well-suited for deep learning. The Google Cloud Machine Learning Platform (Cloud ML) lets you do distributed training and serving of your TensorFlow models at scale. In this workshop, we'll give an introduction to TensorFlow concepts and walk through how to use Cloud ML to do distributed training and scalable serving of your trained models.
1:30pm-5:30pm
1:30pm-5:30pm
Training - Afternoon Session
Tutorial on Deep Reinforcement Learning by Facebook Team
Instructor: Yuandong Tian
A deep dive into deep reinforcement learning and get hands on experience on applying deep RL to games hosted by Facebook
NOV 3-4, 2017
Santa Clara Convention Center5001 Great Amercia PKWY,
Santa Clara, CA 95054
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940 Stewart Dr Sunnyvale, CA 94085
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