TED TALKS

Utilizing the Power of Artificial Intelligence to Diagnose Diseases

Millions of patients live in rural or developing areas where disease treatment isn’t the problem: it’s overcoming the 1:1,000 doctor to patient ratio and screening for preventable diseases. High school student Kavya Kopparapu shares the future of artificial intelligence in this field– as a substitute for doctors in these areas to deliver much-needed medical diagnoses. “In my artificial intelligence class in the fall, I taught a computer how to play the game

THREE Principles for Creating Safer Artificial Intelligence: Stuart Russell

How can we harness the power of superintelligent AI while also preventing the catastrophe of robotic takeover? As we move closer toward creating all-knowing machines, AI pioneer Stuart Russell is working on something a bit different: robots with uncertainty. Hear his vision for human-compatible AI that can solve problems using common sense, altruism and other human values. “This is Lee Sedol. Lee Sedol is one of the world’s greatest Go

Hey Watson, Do you Believe in God? Elizabeth Kiehner

Elizabeth Kiehner, leading design operations for IBM Interactive Experience across the globe with multi-disciplinary expertise and an appetite for business growth, highlights the weight of our biases and values when it comes to programming artificial intelligence. What is their role and where does algorithmic accountability come into play? “When we think about artificial intelligence, we set up this crossroad where we often hear like a quote like this a very

Artificial Intelligence Impacts: Kaiesh Vohra

Kaiesh Vohra, who earned a first class honours degree in Artificial Intelligence and Computer Science from University of Edinburg, is going to talk to you about artificial intelligence, its societal impact, why it’s important, why you should know about it, and why you should be trying to get involved with it.. “I like this image particularly.. Because it evokes one of a very uncomfortable sensation. Because it’s something which we’re

The Rise of Artificial Intelligence through Deep Learning: Yoshua Bengio

A revolution in AI is occurring thanks to progress in deep learning. How far are we towards the goal of achieving human-level AI? What are some of the main challenges ahead? Yoshua Bengio believes that understanding the basics of AI is within every citizen’s reach. That democratizing these issues is important so that our societies can make the best collective decisions regarding the major changes AI will bring, thus making

The next Web of open, linked data: Tim Berners-Lee

28 years ago, Tim Berners-Lee invented the World Wide Web. For his next project, he’s building a web for open, linked data that could do for numbers what the Web did for words, pictures, video: unlock our data and reframe the way we use it together. Time flies. It’s actually almost 20 years ago when I wanted to reframe the way we use information, the way we work together: I

Thoughts and Experiments on Artificial Intelligence: Balaji Vishwanathan: TED Talks

Here Mr. Balaji Vishwanathan talks about how people’s behaviour changed when Robots wear clothes? How do we deal with the ethical and legal challenges with the evolution of Artificial Intelligence. What if the robots will start getting rights that humans have ? Balaji Vishwanathan is an Indian writer, author and entrepreneur. He is the most followed person on Quora. He has done MS in Computer Science and an MBA from

What will the future look like? Elon Musk (TED Talks 2017)

The serial entrepreneur Tesla CEO Elon Musk took part in an engaging 40-minute interview with TED’s Chris Anderson on Friday, April 28, 2017 at the TED 2017 conference in Vancouver. Elon Musk discusses his new project digging tunnels under LA, the latest from Tesla and SpaceX and his motivation for building a future on Mars in conversation with TED’s Head Curator, Chris Anderson. Chris Anderson, sat down with SpaceX and Tesla CEO

Peter Norvig Shares What He Learned About Teaching to a Global Classroom

In the fall of 2011 Peter Norvig taught a class with Sebastian Thrun on artificial intelligence at Stanford attended by 175 students in situ — and over 100,000 via an interactive webcast. He shares what he learned about teaching to a global classroom. Norvig and Thrun’s Introduction to AI course from Stanford. This was the first large course launched on the Udacity platform, and with 150,000 students signed up, it

What should we do about unbelievably intelligent AI?

Within our lifetime, computers will reach, and then exceed human intelligence. So what should we do about it? Embracing artificial intelligence might be the key to finding cures to currently incurable, unpreventable, and unstoppable diseases such as Alzheimer’s. Ben Ross explains why computers will inevitably beat brains, what possibilities exist for the application of artificial intelligence, and why we need to start preparing for super intelligent, artificial intelligence now. Ben