Put AI to Work
April 15-18, 2019
New York, NY

Haizi Yu
Research assistant, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Haizi Yu is a fifth-year doctoral student in the Department of Computer Science at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, where he’s a research assistant in the Coordinated Science Laboratory. His research interest spans automatic concept learning, interpretable machine learning, automatic knowledge discovery, optimization, computational creativity, and music intelligence. He holds an MS in computer science from Stanford University and a BS from the Department of Automation at Tsinghua University.


4:05pm4:45pm Wednesday, April 17, 2019
Models and Methods
Location: Grand Ballroom West
Haizi Yu (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)
Can an AI learn the laws of music theory from sheet music in the same human-interpretable form as a music theory textbook? How little prior knowledge is needed to do so? Haizi Yu considers questions like these as he walks you through developing a general framework for automatic concept learning. Read more.