Tech Talk: Machine Learning – What Is It and Where Are We Going? [VIRTUAL]
Thursday, June 24 at 11 a.m.–12 p.m.Free
What is machine learning? Why is it important? Is it true that we should be worried about Skynet and the looming singularity? Join Mark Schmidt from UBC Computer Science and the Alberta Machine Intelligence Institute to learn about machine learning, how it affects you, why it matters to industry, and what researchers at UBC are learning about it.
For this virtual program, we’ll be using Zoom. We will email you the Zoom link 24 hours in advance of the program.
What you’ll need: A computer with speakers (or headphones) or your smartphone or tablet.