The Evolution of AI: Taking Machine Learning to New Levels

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Curious about advances in artificial intelligence and machine learning — from computer imaging to robotics? Join Chancellor Carol T. Christ and distinguished faculty and friends to learn more about the exciting work being done in The Berkeley Artificial Intelligence Research (BAIR) Lab during the Berkeley 150 Roadshow! This exclusive event features professor Peter Bartlett, associate director of the Simons Institute for the Theory of Computing. He’ll share insights into the extraordinary work being done at UC Berkeley to advance this exciting field of science.

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Carol T. Christ

Carol Tecla Christ began her term as the 11th chancellor of the University of California, Berkeley on July 1, 2017. A celebrated scholar of Victorian literature, Christ is also well known as an advocate for quality, accessible public higher education, a proponent of the value of a broad education in the liberal arts and sciences, and a champion of women’s issues and diversity on college campuses.

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Peter Bartlett

Bartlett is associate director of the Simons Institute for the Theory of Computing and a professor in the Division of Computer Science and Department of Statistics at UC Berkeley. In 2001, Bartlett was awarded the Malcolm McIntosh Prize for Physical Scientist of the Year in Australia for his work in statistical learning theory.

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