Building a Platform for Machine Intelligence

Seminar | February 13 | 12-1:30 p.m. | 489 Minor Hall

 Amir Khosrowshahi, Intel Corporation

 Neuroscience Institute, Helen Wills

Deep learning is now state-of-the-art across a wide variety of machine learning domains including speech, video, and text. Nervana is a startup providing deep learning as a platform. Nervana’s core technology is a novel processor architecture for deep learning providing an enabling increase in speed, scale, and efficiency. I will talk about some of our engineering and early efforts in working on machine learning problems with academia and businesses.