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The Walrus Talks at Home: Intelligence

October 14 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT

Minds, machines and the complexities of information

Featuring five-minute talks and Q&A with:

  • Daniel Dennett, Advisor, CIFAR Brain, Mind & Consciousness program, philosopher, Co-Director Center for Cognitive Studies, Tufts University
  • Stephanie Dinkins, transdisciplinary artist, Kusama Professor of Art, Stony Brook University
  • Yann LeCun, Co-director, CIFAR Learning in Machines & Brains program, Silver Professor, New York University; Vice President and Chief AI Scientist at Facebook; A.M. Turing Award Laureate
  • Emily Urquhart, author of The Age of Creativity: Art, Memory, My Father, and Me

    CIFAR is a Canadian-based global research organization that convenes extraordinary minds to address the most important questions facing science and humanity.


    Free with registration

Accessibility information
  • We strive to be accessible and inclusive. If you require support to be able to fully participate in this event, please contact events@thewalrus.ca or (416) 971-5004, ext. 247.

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2020 National Sponsors

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The Walrus is proud to recognize Labatt Breweries of Canada as our National Sustainability Partner

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Details

Date:
October 14
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT
Event Category:

Venue

Zoom webinar