Videos from Deep Learning: Alchemy or Science?

On February 22, 2019, Visiting Professor in the School of Mathematics Sanjeev Arora hosted a day of talks titled "Deep Learning: Alchemy or Science?"

Featuring lectures by Arora, Zachary Lipton, Yann LeCun, Joelle Pineau, Shai Shalev-Shwartz, and Michael Collins, along with a concluding panel discussion moderated by Director and Leon Levy Professor Robbert Dijkgraaf, the event focused on the challenges of establishing a theoretical understanding of deep learning. The event was supported by a grant from the Schwab Charitable Fund made possible by the generosity of Eric and Wendy Schmidt. Schmidt, Technical Advisor to Alphabet, has been an IAS Trustee since 2008.

Find video at the links above, and on the IAS YouTube page.