Presented By
O’Reilly + Intel AI
Put AI to Work
April 15-18, 2019
New York, NY
Augusto Vega

Augusto Vega
Research Staff Member, IBM T. J. Watson Research Center


Augusto Vega is a Research Staff Member at IBM T. J. Watson Research Center. He holds a Ph.D in Computer Architecture from UPC Barcelona in Spain. He is a lead contributor to the swarm-AI project at IBM Research – with specific interests in the self-driving car application space.


4:05pm4:45pm Wednesday, April 17, 2019
Implementing AI
Location: Mercury Rotunda
Secondary topics:  AI case studies, Deep Learning and Machine Learning tools, Reliability and Safety
Pradip Bose (IBM T. J. Watson Research Center), Augusto Vega (IBM T. J. Watson Research Center), Nandhini Chandramoorthy (IBM T. J. Watson Research Center)
We will describe the fundamentals of a next generation AI research project. It is focused on creating future "self-aware" AI systems that have built-in autonomic detection and mitigation facilities to avoid faulty or undesirable behavior in the field: in particular, cognitive bias and inaccurate decisions that are perceived as being unethical. Software-hardware system architectures are discussed. Read more.