The full article on a standup-comedy bot can be found at the end. This week, Future of life’s principles on how to guide it’s development. Is AI a threat for religion? America is leading in AI startups. This week, depth of deep learning: how to deal with lack of data, watch a neural net play Atari games and learn more about Generative Adversarial Networks.
Last but not least, Our friends at GoodAI will launch the General AI Challenge to tackle crucial research problems in human-level AI development. Read more about it in this edition.
Our friends at GoodAI will launch the General AI Challenge to tackle crucial research problems in human-level AI development. The company will distribute $5mil in prizes among the various rounds of the multi-year Challenge.
The Challenge kicks off on February 15th with a 6-month “warm-up” round with $ 50,000 in prize money.
This round will call on teams and individuals to design an AI capable of gradual learning, or learning the way we humans do, allowing it to innovate solutions to new, complex tasks in less time.
Are you ready to push limits of machine intelligence? Follow @ai_challenge and don’t miss the day they reveal the details and open the registration!
Upcoming City AI events
We have 2 exciting events coming this month, from our Amsterdam community and our new community: Bangalore!