SV-AI meets monthly. We discuss AI/AGI topics such as:
- Deep Learning, Machine Learning, Artificial Neural Networks, and Connectome Algorithms - Symbolic and SubSymbolic Artificial Intelligence, Artificial Life, and Artificial Intuition - Epistemology, Philosophy of Science, Reductionism and Holism - Complexity theory, Model theory, Model Free Methods - Robotics and Robot Ethics - Language Understanding, Document understanding, Semantics, and NLP - Consciousness, Novelty, Curiosity, and Creativity in humans and computers - Neuroscience, Mind, Philosophy of Mind, and Theories of Mind - Available and Future Computer Hardware, AI in the Cloud, AI Development and Testing - Future impact of AI on us as individuals, our society, and our species. Potential risks.
Our meetings typically consist of a roughly one hour presentation followed by another hour of discussion on any AI-related topic. We try to mix discussions of the latest relevant ideas with tutorials on AI and Philosophy fundamentals at a level accessible to everyone.