Reality and Hype in Deep Learning

Futurist and author Trond Arne Undheim interviews Otkrist Gupta, who talks about reality and hype in deep learning, a sub-field of artificial intelligence. 

The takeaway is that deep learning is a promising technique but faces steep challenges getting out of the black box of explainability, generalizability and data efficiency. The future depends on it. 

After listening, check out Lendbuzz, where Otkrist leads data science, which provides car loans for expats using machine learning to create a credit score, or find Otkrist Gupta on LinkedIn.  

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