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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 ...

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Recent HTM projects

Posted by ProjectAGI on

It's exciting to see growing interest and participation in the AGI community. This is another brief post to share two examples. In this case, they both build on one approach to AGI, and that is HTM. FXAI - Explorations Into Computational Intelligence A blog that is pretty well described by ...

General

Introduction

Posted by ProjectAGI on

by David Rawlinson and Gideon Kowadlo   The Blog This blog will be written by several people. Other contributors are welcome - send us an email to introduce yourself! The content will be a series of short articles about a set of common architectures for artificial general intelligence ( ...