Podcast 68: How to Understand and Embrace AI

with Renato and Michael on Nov 28, 2018 9:00:00 AM

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Artificial Intelligence (AI) is a hot topic in our industry and carries a lot of mysticism. This episode of Globally Speaking features Tripp Parker, Technical Program Manager in Amazon’s Alexa Health and Wellness team, and covers a variety of topics related to AI. Tripp explains what AI is and how it learns, the two general uses of AI, beneficial and malevolent applications of AI and the age-old question of whether AI will take our jobs. Tune in to this fascinating conversation recorded in front of a live audience!

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About Tripp Parker

Tripp possesses years of experience in Artificial Intelligence between his time at Amazon and Microsoft. He holds five patents from his work at Amazon. Specific areas of expertise are monetization and healthcare. At Amazon he is a Technical Program Manager in the Alexa Health and Wellness team. He attended Duke University and has a BSE degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science and Philosophy. Tripp lives in Kirkland, WA, with his wife and son.

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