The Gradient Podcast

Interviews with various people who research, build, or use AI, including academics, engineers, artists, entrepreneurs, and more.

Laura Weidinger on Ethical Risks, Harms, and Alignment of Large Language ModelsA conversation with Laura Weidinger, a senior research scientist at DeepMind focused on AI ethics.
Sebastian Raschka: AI Education and ResearchA conversation with Sebastian Raschka, Assistant Professor of Statistics at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and Lead AI Educator at Lightning AI.
Lt. General Jack Shanahan: AI in the DoD, Project Maven, and Bridging the Tech-DoD GapA conversation with Jack Shanahan, a former Lieutenant General in the United States Air Force and inaugural Director of the Joint AI Center in the U.S…
Sara Hooker: Cohere For AI, the Hardware Lottery, and DL TradeoffsA conversation with Sara Hooker, head of Cohere for AI.
Lukas Biewald: Crowdsourcing at CrowdFlower and ML Tooling at Weights & BiasesA conversation with Lukas Biewald, a co-founder of ML tooling company Weights & Biases and crowdsourcing company CrowdFlower (now Figure Eight Inc)
Chip Huyen: Machine Learning Tools and SystemsA conversation with Chip Huyen, co-founder of real-time ML startup Claypot AI and author of Designing Machine Learning Systems
Preetum Nakkiran: An Empirical Theory of Deep LearningA conversation with Preetum Nakkiran, Research Scientist at Apple and Visiting Researcher at UCSD.
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