The Robot Brains Podcast

By Pieter Abbeel

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Subscribers: 98
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Episodes: 67

Asma Khan
 May 14, 2021
Great stuff! The Robot Brains Podcast is a newfound favorite! No matter the topic, I learn something valuable from every episode. Great information in an easy to consume package... an excellent listen!


In each episode of The Robot Brains podcast, renowned artificial intelligence researcher, professor and entrepreneur Pieter Abbeel meets the brilliant minds attempting to build robots with brains. Pieter is joined by leading experts in AI Robotics from all over the world as he explores how far humanity has come in its mission to create conscious computers, mindful machines and rational robots. Host: Pieter Abbeel | Executive Producers: Alice Patel & Henry Tobias Jones | Audio Production: Kieron Matthew Banerji | Title Music: Alejandro Del Pozo

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Episode Date
Jitendra Malik: Building AI from the ground-up, sensorimotor before language
Aug 17, 2023
Seb Boyer of Farmwise: AI that helps feed the world
Aug 11, 2023
John Schulman of OpenAI on ChatGPT: invention, capabilities and limitations
Aug 03, 2023
Yaniv Altshuler: reducing cow methane emissions with AI
Jul 26, 2023
Woody Hoburg: NASA Astronaut directly from the International Space Station
Jul 12, 2023
Jesse Levinson of Zoox: reinventing personal transportation from the ground up
Jul 06, 2023
Noam Brown: from Open AI on solving Poker and Diplomacy with AI
Jun 28, 2023
Stephen Balaban: building the most cost-effective AI cloud
Jun 21, 2023
Rocky Duan: from OpenAI to Covariant and building foundation models for robotic automation
Jun 07, 2023
Raffaello D'Andrea of Verity: how drones can find misplaced items and put on art shows
May 24, 2023
Yejin Choi: teaching AI common sense and morality
May 17, 2023
Geoff Hinton Returns: the Godfather of AI on quitting Google to warn of AI risks
May 10, 2023
Lukas Biewald of Weights and Biases: solving pain-points of AI researchers
May 03, 2023
Nando de Freitas of DeepMind: generalizable AI to benefit everyone
Apr 26, 2023
Richard Socher of the David taking on the "Search" Goliath Google
Apr 19, 2023
Raluca Ada Popa: how to train AI and keep your data confidential
Apr 12, 2023
Aidan Gomez of Cohere: building instructable agents
Apr 05, 2023
Alexandr Wang of ScaleAI: in AI your data writes the program
Mar 29, 2023
Chelsea Finn: how to build AI that can keep up with an always changing world
Mar 22, 2023
Yoshua Bengio: equipping AI with higher level cognition and creativity
Mar 15, 2023
Twitter Q&A with Geoff Hinton
Jun 08, 2022
Geoff Hinton on revolutionizing artificial intelligence... again
Jun 01, 2022
Clement Delangue of Hugging Face on building the GitHub of machine learning
May 25, 2022
Amit Aggarwal of THE YES is making AI fashionable
May 18, 2022
Spotify's Gustav Söderström on machine learning to personalize user experiences
May 12, 2022
Adam Bry of Skydio is leading the next generation of autonomous drones
May 04, 2022
Catapult Sports on AI that is changing the game
Apr 27, 2022
Amit Prakash of ThoughtSpot on empowering companies to make data-driven decisions
Apr 20, 2022
Eric Horvitz of Microsoft on AI for the greater good
Apr 13, 2022
Andrew Song of Whisper AI on solving hearing loss with AI
Apr 06, 2022
Dean Ayanna Howard on why AI can never be truly unbiased
Mar 30, 2022
Shakir Mohamed of DeepMind on the power of deep learning
Mar 23, 2022
Revolution Robotics is bringing a robotics team to every school
Mar 16, 2022
George Netscher of SafelyYou on the role of AI for fall detection
Mar 09, 2022
Flora Tasse on building computer vision-based customer service models
Mar 02, 2022
How Wayve is teaching cars to drive
Feb 23, 2022
Meet Ross Wightman, a prolific contributor to the AI/ML open source movement
Feb 16, 2022
Cathy Wu of MIT on the future of our highways and roads
Feb 09, 2022
Tanay Tandon of Athelas on the future of blood diagnostics using machine-learning
Feb 02, 2022
What matters in tech according to Benedict Evans
Jan 26, 2022
David Rolnick on how machine learning can help tackle climate change
Jan 19, 2022
Mike Fisher of Etsy talks AI and E-commerce
Jan 12, 2022
Sergey Levine explains the challenges of real world robotics
Jan 05, 2022
Season Two: Trailer
Dec 26, 2021
Ilya Sutskever explains the origins of deep learning
Aug 25, 2021
Josh Lessing on AppHarvest and the future of robotic farming
Aug 18, 2021
Fei-Fei Li on revolutionizing AI for the real world
Aug 11, 2021
Boris Krumrey explains UiPath's dream of a robot for every office worker
Aug 04, 2021
Chris Urmson on Aurora and the future of autonomous vehicles
Jul 28, 2021
Peter Puchwein explains KNAPP's robotics-enhanced vision for the future of the logistics industry
Jul 21, 2021
Matanya Horowitz explains how AMP Robotics is building a waste free world
Jul 14, 2021
Anca Dragan on why Asimov's three laws of robotics need updating
Jul 07, 2021
Mike Volpi on why VCs are investing record amounts into AI startups
Jun 30, 2021
Missy Cummings asks: should the US Military use AI weapons?
Jun 23, 2021
Charles Isbell makes the case for more ethical AI
Jun 16, 2021
Alison Gopnik on the different (and similar) ways robots and children learn
Jun 09, 2021
Mike Schuster on whether AI can help hedge fund investors to beat the market?
Jun 02, 2021
Simon Knowles on pushing AI computing to the limit by rethinking chips
May 26, 2021
Peter Chen on building brains for robots in the real world
May 19, 2021
Marc Segura talks about the millions of robots already changing industries around the world
May 12, 2021
Keenan Wyrobek discusses how Zipline's AI-drones are reshaping Africa
Apr 28, 2021
Andrea Thomaz on how Moxi the robot helped hospital nurses through Covid
Apr 21, 2021
Cade Metz talks about how AI took over the world
Apr 14, 2021
Yann LeCun explains why Facebook would crumble without AI
Apr 07, 2021
Olga Russakovsky explains AI data's diversity problem
Mar 30, 2021
Andrej Karpathy on the visionary AI in Tesla's autonomous driving
Mar 22, 2021
Season One: Trailer
Mar 19, 2021