Qualcomm-UvA Deep Vision Seminar


September 15, 2017 - 14:00



Dr. Oriol Vinyals is a Research Scientist from Google DeepMind
Title: New challenges in Reinforcement Learning
Abstract: In this talk, Oriol will describe some of the recent work that he and his collaborators have done at DeepMind in model based RL, and their recent work on StarCraft II, a strategy game which poses a new challenge for deep RL.
Bio: Oriol Vinyals is a Staff Research Scientist at Google DeepMind, working in Deep Learning. Prior to joining DeepMind, Oriol was part of the Google Brain team. He holds a Ph.D. in EECS from University of California, Berkeley and is a recipient of the 2016 MIT TR35 innovator award. At DeepMind he continues working on his areas of interest, which include artificial intelligence, with particular emphasis on sequences, deep learning and reinforcement learning.