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Introducing Abdel

Posted by Abdelrahman Ahmed on

Hello everyone! I am Abdelrahman Ahmed (or Abdel for short) and I joined the Project AGI team as a Research Assistant a few months ago. I thought it would be a good time to tell you more about myself and what I am working on at Project AGI. Who am I? Originally from Egypt, I studied Computer Sci ...

General

AGI Conference 2017

Posted by David Rawlinson on

We attended the 2017 10th Conference on Artificial General Intelligence, which was located in our hometown of Melbourne, Australia! Excitingly, the IJCAI 2017 conference is also in Melbourne this week and ICML 2017 was in Sydney this year. In particular, the "Architectures for Generality and Au ...

General

Introducing Yi-Ling

Posted by Yi-Ling Hwong on

Hello everyone! I am Yi-Ling and I am the newest member of the AGI project team. It is an incredibly exciting time to be dipping one’s toes in the field of Artificial Intelligence, given the impressive progress and explosion of AI applications in recent years. In my case, I am actually going to di ...

General/Theory

The Real Risks of AI

Posted by ProjectAGI on

By Punarjay Chakravarty In the past year or so, there has been a spate of high-profile pronouncements by respected scientists and engineers, cautioning the world about the potential ill-effects of AI. Stephen Hawking, one of the foremost experts on theoretical and astro physics told the BBC tha ...