Applications of Deep Learning

While most of the media is harping on AI taking over the world, the reality of the field is much more mundane, but no less impactful. We are already seeing many applications in the medical field with Enlitic and MetaMind diagnosing illnesses and potential dangers far sooner and faster than a doctor could. Lawyers are able to use Legal Robot or Beagle to dig through billions of pages of contracts to find exactly the piece of information they need. However, what the industry really needs still is a simple application of deep learning that transforms how the general public views the technology. And for that, I think personalization engines are the right answer.

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Derek Chen

Computer science masters student studying task-oriented dialog agents for natural language understanding, information retrieval and question answering.