Unveiling the Minds of
A Stroll through Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
The Lounge at Iwan Ries, 19 S. Wabash Av, 2d Floor
Tuesday, January 30, 2024, 5:30-8:30 pm
Reservations are required.
Indulge your intellect and your palate
as we embark on an evening of exploration into the realms of Artificial
Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML). Join us for an engaging talk
that demystifies the wonders of technology, all while enjoying the
refined pleasures of fine cigars and exquisite Scotch.
Unraveling the Mystique of AI. Dive
into the fascinating world of Artificial Intelligence, where machines
mimic human intelligence to perform tasks ranging from speech recognition
to decision-making. Learn about the evolution of AI, its impact on daily
life, and the captivating possibilities it holds for the future.
Decoding Machine Learning. Explore the inner
workings of Machine Learning, the driving force behind AI's prowess.
Discover how algorithms empower machines to learn from data, adapt to new
information, and make predictions. We'll demystify the complexities of ML
and unveil its transformative potential across diverse industries.
Real-World Applications. From healthcare
to finance, and from self-driving cars to personalized recommendations,
witness how AI and ML are reshaping the landscape of our lives. Gain
insights into the practical applications that are already revolutionizing
the way we work, live, and interact with the world.
Sip, Savor, and Stimulate. As you enjoy a
selection of premium cigars and sip on exceptional Scotch, let the
flavors and aromas complement the richness of our AI and ML discussion.
Engage in conversations that blend the sophistication of technology with
the refined pleasures of a connoisseur's evening.
Q&A Session. Have burning questions
about AI and ML? Our speaker, a seasoned expert in the field, will be
delighted to answer your inquiries. Whether you're curious about ethical
considerations, future advancements, or the impact on society, this is
your chance to delve deeper into the conversation.
Prepare for an evening that stimulates both the mind and the
senses—a fusion of intellectual exploration, technological
marvels, and the pleasures of the finer things in life. Cheers to an
unforgettable journey into the heart of Artificial Intelligence and
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This will be an in-person event in The Lounge at Iwan Ries,
19 S. Wabash Av, 2d Floor.
Cocktails and cigars at 5:30pm, with the presentation to
begin at 6:00 and last about 45 minutes,
followed by a very active Q&A session, and more
$60 includes lounge fees, cigars, premium
open bar, and food.
Cigar Society member, adventurer, and resident polymath, teaches
computer science at DePaul University. His areas of expertise include human-computer
interactions and software engineering. He last spoke to the
Cigar Society in February 2019, when he talked about Gold Fever: A History
and Personal History of Gold Mining in the Yukon. Adam holds a
Ph.D. in computer science from Concordia University in Montreal. Before
joining the faculty at DePaul, Adam held research and development
positions at Rockwell Collins and M3i Systems.