Creighton Kirkendall

Introduction to Bayesian Inference and Statistical Learning

Come take a journey into the subject that led me to Clojure.  Whether it is spam filters, Siri or even self driving cars, statistical learning has changed the way we view and interact with the machines around us.  In this talk, we will look at the simple mathematics that makes up much of the practical AI you interact with every day.  We will walk through the basics and find out exactly what it takes to teach a computer the English language.