Professor emphasizes importance of AI

Date: October 24, 2016 Published by

  • “Machine learning is shifting from an academic discipline to an industrial tool,” Choi said, quoting John Langford, a leading machine learning research scientist.
  • Machine learning is a type of AI that provides computers with the ability to learn without being explicitly programmed.
  • SEOUL, Oct. 24 (Yonhap) — Artificial intelligence (AI) will be indispensable in future industries and, notably, machine learning and deep learning will be an “ultimate solution” for the sector, a South Korean professor said Monday.
  • Deep learning, meanwhile, is a new area of machine learning research where a computer emulates the way the human brain creates patterns from data and processes them.
  • Earlier, the government said it will push to nurture AI and other areas with new growth engines.