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Razvan Pascanu

Company / Organization
DeepMind

Title / Position
Senior Research Scientist

Short description
I am a research scientist at DeepMind interested in topics related to deep learning and deep reinforcement learning, ranging from theoretical aspects of these models to optimization, recurrent models and memory, continual learning, etc. I finished my Masters in 2009 at Jacobs University, Bremen Germany and got my PhD in 2014 from University of Montreal, Canada, under the supervision of professor Yoshua Bengio

Topic of speech
My talk will provide a short high level introduction to deep learning/deep reinforcement learning, highlighting what family of problems it can address and how it is different from other approaches.