Making Room For Machines: Getting Ready For Artificial General Intelligence

Join this year’s Turing Prize winner Yann LeCun and other pioneers in artificial intelligence for a no-nonsense discussion of whether a truly intelligent machine can be created – and, if so, how and when. The “thinking machines” that Alan Turing postulated in 1950 have already vaulted beyond us in specific …

The Future Of Augmented Intelligence | If You Can’t Beat ‘em, Join ‘em

Computers are getting smarter and more creative, offering spectacular possibilities to improve the human condition. There’s a call to redefine Artificial Intelligence as Augmented Intelligence, to emphasize the potential of humans working with AI as opposed to being replaced by AI. In this program, AI experts, data scientists, engineers, and …

Big Data: Power, Potential, And Perils

We live in the era Big Data. Its algorithms pervade our lives-shaping our purchases, our finances, our health care, our education, our communities, our public policy. Armed with phones, computers, and countless other devices, society has produced more data in the past two years – a zettabyte – than the …

Wizards Of Odds – The Power Of Probability

Probability is the backbone of science, but how well do you understand it? Odds are, not as well as you think; it is a surprisingly subtle concept that is often misunderstood, sometimes even by professionals who use it to guide crucial and far-reaching decisions. In this program, experts from technology, …

AI, LA And The Next Billion Users | A Talk By Vint Cerf At Google Talks

Reddit CTO Chris Slowe engages one of the “Fathers of the Internet,” Vint Cerf, on topics ranging from innovation in LA to connecting the next billion users. Vint Cerf Widely known as a “Father of the Internet,” Cerf is the co-designer of the TCP/IP protocols and the architecture of the …

Leadership In Brand Storytelling | Panel Discussion By Forbes CMO

At a time when branded content and storytelling are at the heart of successful brand engagement, how must and are CMOs leading the directive on storytelling strategy, aligning resources and platforms for unified, powerful, and authentic effect? Moderated by Forbes CMO Network Editor Jenny Rooney, this panel will dive into …