Rachel Thomas is a deep learning researcher, she is the cofounder of fast.ai which created the “Practical Deep Learning for Coders” course that over 100,000 students have taken. In her talk she explain why Artificial Intelligence should be accessible to all of us, even without a math background.
Rachel was selected by Forbes as one of 20 Incredible Women in AI, earned her math PhD at Duke, and was an early engineer at Uber. Her writing about AI and has been read by over half a million people and has been translated into Chinese, Spanish, Korean, & Portuguese. Co-Founder fast.ai and Researcher at USF. Mathematician, Deep Learning researcher, bringing and teaching Deep Learning to the mainstream. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at https://www.ted.com/tedx