In Conversation with John Platt

You’ve heard from John Platt a few times on this site, including his introductory post on What is Machine Learning? and this piece where he talks about Twenty Years of Machine Learning at Microsoft. Larry Larsen from Channel 9 recently got the opportunity to have an in-depth conversation with him. See what John has to say about AI, Machine Learning and his focus on Deep Neural Networks.

You can catch the full interview with John here, and here’s a short clip of him demystifying Deep Learning. The full article is posted to the “Inside Microsoft Research” blog here.

ML Blog Team