Daniel Cook - Winning Atari Games with AI
March 2016, AlphaGo beats Lee Sedol. Reinforcement learning, so hot right now! This talk does machine learning for software developers, with no complicated maths and obscure symbols. Learn how to create your own AI to win at Pong or whatever Atari games takes your fancy.
Dan is an independent Technical Architect. He’s just delivered a novel mobile phone indoor positioning system fusing WiFi signals, gyroscope and accelerometer data to give a position fix accurate to 5m in airports and shopping centres. Previously, he led the development of a Hadoop-as-a-Service offering and built software streaming frameworks before the rise of open source tools such as Apache Spark and Storm.