Vienna Gödel Lecture 2015
Peter Norvig, Research Director at Google Inc., will explain “How Computers Learn” in this year’s Vienna Gödel Lecture.
TU Wien, Campus Gußhaus
EI 7 Hörsaal
1040 Vienna, Gußhausstraße 27-29
Stiege 1, Erdgeschoß, CDEG13
On Thursday, 26 March 2015, the third edition of our Vienna Gödel Lecture series with Peter Norvig will take place. He is a leading expert in the field of Artificial Intelligence and author of the standard work Artificial Intelligence: A Modern Approach. Peter will talk about how computers learn, illustrate with numerous examples how machine learning works, and will explain the philosophy behind it.
About Peter Norvig
Peter Norvig is a Director of Research at Google Inc. Previously he directed Google’s core search algorithms group and was NASA’s senior computer scientist. He is co-author of Artificial Intelligence: A Modern Approach, the leading textbook in the field, and co-teacher of an Artificial Intelligence class that signed up 160,000 students. He is a fellow of the AAAI, ACM, California Academy of Science, and American Academy of Arts & Sciences.