The Walrus Talks at Home: Intelligence

Minds, machines and the complexities of information

Minds, machines and the complexities of information.


Photographs of the speakers at The Walrus Talks at Home: Inteligence.

  • 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

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

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