Ideas

What's on our radar.

Video play
Road marking

Journey to GDPR compliance

May 25 is an important day for data protection in the EU and elsewhere. Alison Howard explains how Microsoft has prepared for May 25 and beyond.

Video play
Navigate

Charting a data journey to the cloud

Mick Hollison, Sven Löffler, and Robert Neumann explain how Deutsche Telekom is harnessing machine learning and analytics in the cloud to build Europe’s largest IoT data marketplace.

Video play
Gauge
AI

Setting benchmarks in machine learning

Dave Patterson and other industry leaders discuss how MLPerf will define an entire suite of benchmarks to measure performance of software, hardware, and cloud systems.

Video play
Maths
AI

The physics of AI

Dario Gil explores state-of-the-art computing for AI as it exists today as well as an innovation that will lead us into the decades to come: quantum computing for AI.

Video play
Fractal brain
AI

Hybrid bio-opto-electronics for AI

George Church discusses the IARPA MICrONS project, which aims to revolutionize machine learning by reverse-engineering the algorithms of the brain.

Video play
Barred spiral galaxy
AI

The frontiers of machine learning and AI

Zoubin Ghahramani discusses recent advances in artificial intelligence, highlighting research in deep learning, probabilistic programming, Bayesian optimization, and AI for data science.

Video play
Brown bear tracks, Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve
AI

Bringing AI into the wild

Mary Beth Ainsworth offers an overview of SAS deep learning and computer vision capabilities that help map wildlife and scale conservation efforts around the world.

Pan Am L-049 Constellation at London
AI

Toward the Jet Age of machine learning

Solving the challenges of efficiency, automation, and safety will require cooperation between researchers and engineers spanning both academia and industry.