The Minds of the New Machines | Research Horizons | Georgia Tech’s Research News

Georgia Tech's Research Horizons Magazine has done a very nice write-up of the ML@GT center, featuring many of our research projects. Machine learning has been around for decades, but the advent of big data and more powerful computers has increased its impact significantly — ­moving machine learning beyond pattern recognition and natural language processing into a... Continue Reading →

Ethics Highlight ‘Day of Machine Learning Discussion’ | College of Computing

Machine learning at Georgia Tech was in the spotlight recently as The Center for Machine Learning at Georgia Tech (ML@GT) hosted its spring seminar on Feb. 22 in the Klaus Advanced Computing Building.Billed as a “day of discussions around machine learning,” more than 200 students and faculty from across campus registered for the daylong event.“AI is... Continue Reading →

Embodied Question Answering

Embodied Question Answering is a new AI task where an agent is spawned at a random location in a 3D environment and asked a question ("What color is the car?"). In order to answer, the agent must first intelligently navigate to explore the environment, gather information through first-person (egocentric) vision, and then answer the question ("orange").

Devi Parikh gives a seminar to celebrate her IJCAI 2017 Computers and Thought Award.

ML@GT hosted a special a seminar & a reception to celebrate Devi’ Parikh’s IJCAI's 2017 Computers and Thought Award. She will give a talk about her work and there will be a reception to celebrate her award. Date/Time: 9/5/2017 @ 3-4pm with a reception following to celebrate this award. Location: The Engineered Biosystems Building (EBB),... Continue Reading →

Meet These Incredible Women Advancing A.I. Research, including our very own Devi Parikh

Our own Devi Parikh was featured as one of the "Incredible Women Advancing A.I. Research" by Forbes. Congrats to Devi. Devi Parikh is an Assistant Professor in the School of Interactive Computing at Georgia Tech and a Visiting Researcher at Facebook AI Research (FAIR). After receiving her masters and Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering... Continue Reading →

Congrats to Dhruv Batra for being Awarded the ONR YIP 2017

We are pleased to announce that one of our newest faculty members, Dhruv Batra, who recently joined the School of Interactive Computing, is the recipient of the ONR Young Investigator Program (YIP) Award. The ONR YIP is a highly competitive and prestigious award for early-career researchers whose scientific pursuits show outstanding promise for supporting the... Continue Reading →

ECE Seminar: Greg Diamos (Baidu) on “Challenges and Opportunities in Deep Learning”

School of Electrical and Computer Engineering Seminar  Title. Challenges and Opportunities in Deep Learning Speaker: Greg Diamos (Baidu’s Silicon Valley AI Lab (SVAIL)) Date/Time/Location: Thursday, February 23rd from 11:00 – 12:00 PM in Van Leer C341 Abstract: Just this year, deep learning has fueled significant progress in computer vision, speech recognition, and natural language processing. We have... Continue Reading →

ML@GT at AAAI 2017. Some highlights

ML@GT was well represented at AAAI 2017, the premiere conference on AI, held Feb 4-9, 2017 in San Francisco, CA 2017.  Here are some highlights from this conference. Frank Dellaert, a professor in the Georgia Institute of Technology’s College of Computing, will receive the Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence (AAAI) Classic Paper Award... Continue Reading →

Paper Recognized for Enduring Contributions to Robotics, Machine Learning, and Computing

Please join us in congratulating our very own, Professor Frank Dellaert for this amazing and very well deserved honor. Source: Paper Recognized for Enduring Contributions to Robotics | College of Computing Frank Dellaert, a professor in the Georgia Institute of Technology’s College of Computing, will receive the Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence (AAAI)... Continue Reading →

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