Professor Machine Learning, Director of the AI Research Group University College London
David Barber is Professor of Machine Learning at University
College London and the Alan Turing Institute and is the Director of UCL's
centre for Aritificial Intelligence. David is the Chief Scientific Officer of
re:infer -- a deep learning startup focussed on solving conversational
analytics and automation. David is fascinated by Artificial Intelligence and
how to make computers smarter. "We live in exciting times with rapid
increases in data and compute resources. How can we use them to solve grand
challenges in AI like understanding human language, imagery and video."
David has been at the forefront of AI research throughout his career. David
Barber received a BA in Mathematics from Cambridge University and subsequently
a PhD in Statistical Mechanics approaches to Neural Network analysis from
Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining David.