This time next week will see RE•WORK bringing the increasingly popular Deep Learning Summit to Canada for the first time. The 'Silicon Valley of AI' will welcome global thought leaders such as Hugo Larochelle and Jasper Snoek from Google Brain, Alex Acero from Apple, Eric Humphrey, Research Scientist at Spotify, Raquel Urtasun, Head of Uber ATG, and Joelle Pineau, Associate Professor at McGill University amongst many other experts who you can view here.
Also making an exclusive appearance at the event are the 'godfathers of AI', Yann LeCun, Yoshua Bengio and Geoffrey Hinton who will each be presenting their latest research and advancements, as well as participating in a panel discussion together.
As well hearing presentations there will be workshops, group discussions and roundtables as well as networking over breakfast, coffee breaks, lunch and evening drinks, as well as the opportunity to attend the Women in Machine Intelligence Dinner which is open to both attendees and guests who aren't attending the two day summit (both men and women!). The dinner, sponsored by Maluuba, will feature keynote presentations from influential women from Facebook and Montreal Institute for Learning Algorithms over a three course meal and wine.
Janet Bastiman, Storystream