Deep Learning Talk with François Chollet, Creator of Keras

Machine Learning Tokyo
Machine Learning Tokyo

International Academic Research Building

7 Chome-3 Hongo, Bunkyo City · 東京都


The University of Tokyo, Lecture Hall 5 on the basement floor of the International Academic Research Building (国際学術総合研究棟)



We are incredibly excited to welcome François Chollet, one of the world's leading Deep Learning experts. He is the creator of Keras, a Deep Learning API with more than[masked] users, and 35% year-on-year growth. We have the rare opportunity to hear his talk on the capabilities, limitations and future perspectives of Deep Learning at the University of Tokyo.

- - SCHEDULE - -
18:30: Doors open
19:00 - 19:10: Welcome note
19:10 - 19:40: "Deep Learning: Current capabilities, limitations, and future perspectives" François Chollet, Google
19:40 - 20:10 Q&A
20:10 - 21:00: Networking
21:00: Closing

- - TALK - -
Deep learning has had amazing successes in recent years. But can it lead to Strong AI? The goal of this talk is to zoom out a little bit -- to look at how deep learning really works, to look at its current limits, and to try to see the road ahead for AI.

- - SPEAKER - -
François Chollet is the Creator of Keras (, a leading deep learning API, and author of the textbook "Deep Learning with Python". He is also a machine learning researcher at Google Brain and a contributor to the TensorFlow machine learning platform.

- - THANK YOU - -
Thank you to the University of Tokyo and Prof. Michal Fabinger for having us for this talk.

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