Sep 23–26, 2019

RL in real life: Bringing reinforcement learning to the enterprise (sponsored by Microsoft Azure)

Edward Jezierski (Microsoft)
9:40am9:45am Thursday, September 26, 2019
Location: 3E
Average rating: ***..
(3.50, 8 ratings)

We’re entering an era where AI can discover patterns and causality beyond the data we provide. Reinforcement learning (RL) is a powerful technique that lets AI achieve our goals by learning from its own actions and experiences, even when no training data exists.

Microsoft has an ecosystem spanning research, gaming, and the cloud that’s advancing reinforcement learning (RL) and putting it into everyday use. Join Edward Jezierski to see where RL is used practically across Microsoft and imagine the opportunities that exist for your business today.

This keynote is sponsored by Microsoft.

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Edward Jezierski

Microsoft

Edward Jezierski is a PM at Microsoft bringing reinforcement learning services to market. He works across all Microsoft divisions with the goal of making the power of RL-based AI available to everyone. Previously, he was CEO and CTO at InSTEDD, a Google.org spin-off nonprofit building technologies used in disaster response, public health, and global development; helped start patterns & practices, a group at Microsoft that pioneered open source and Agile product development at Microsoft; and researched model design and robot control with deep neural networks and evolutionary systems.

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Anushka Jadhav | sr software engineer
10/09/2019 4:41pm EDT

Hi, can you please post the slides frothis talk

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