KNAW Symposium on Go & Machine Intelligence – 11 October

KNAW is organising a symposium on ‘Go and machine Intelligence’ on 11 October 2016 from 18.00-20.00 at Trippenhuis, KNAW, Kloveniersburgwal 29, Amsterdam.

The event will include presentations from Max Welling and Leo Dorst, amongst others.

The symposium is free to attend.

You can register HERE

(The event will be in Dutch)


Full programme below:

Go & Machinale Intelligentie


Datum: 11 oktober 2016, 18.00 – 20.00 uur
Plaats: KNAW, Trippenhuis, Kloveniersburgwal 29, 1011 JV Amsterdam (

Voertaal: Nederlands









Jan Bergstra, hoogleraar informatica, Universiteit van Amsterdam – Opening en Inleiding


GuoJuan, leraar en professioneel G0-speler – History of Go. Life of a Go professional (lezing in het Engels)






Aske Plaat, hoogleraar Data Science, Universiteit Leiden – Computerschaak en Computer-Go: een wereld van verschil



Tom Heskes, hoogleraar Artificiële Intelligentie, Radboud Universiteit Nijmegen – Machinaal Leren, Neurale Netwerken, en Deep Learning





Max Welling, hoogleraar Machine Learning, Universiteit van Amsterdam – AlphaGo en Deep Learning









Leo Dorst, universitair docent intelligent systems, Universiteit van Amsterdam – The Match


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