Geoffrey Hinton and Yann LeCun to Deliver Turing Lecture

June 23, 5:15pm-6:30pm, Symphony Hall

We are pleased to announce that Geoffrey Hinton and Yann LeCun will deliver the Turing Lecture at FCRC.  Hinton's talk, entitled, "The Deep Learning Revolution" and LeCun's talk, entitled, "The Deep Learning Revolution: The Sequel," will be presented June 23rd from 5:15-6:30pm in Symphony Hall.

The recipients of the 2018 ACM A.M. Turing Award are Yoshua Bengio, Professor at the University of Montreal, and the Scientific Director of both Mila (Quebec’s Artificial Intelligence Institute) and IVADO (the Institute for Data Valorization). He is Co-director (with Yann LeCun) of CIFAR’s Learning in Machines and Brains program; Geoffrey Hinton VP and Engineering Fellow of Google, Chief Scientific Adviser of The Vector Institute and a University Professor Emeritus at the University of Toronto; Yann LeCun, Silver Professor of the Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences at New York University, and VP and Chief AI Scientist at Facebook.

The lecture will be available via a livestream as well.

No registration or tickets necessary to attend.