Symbol grounding problem revisited

Has the rise of machine learning changed anything?

Image Credit: Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy

What can be learned using today’s machine learning methods?

Symbol grounding problem revisited

A sociology of deep learning

Work by Michael Castelle:

Blog: “Social Theory for Generative Networks (and Vice Versa)”,

Blog: “Deep Learning as an Epistemic Ensemble”

Andreas Liesenfeld
Andreas Liesenfeld
Postdoc in language technology

I am a social scientist working in Conversational AI. My work focuses on understanding how humans interact with voice technologies in the real world. I aspire to produce useful insights for anyone who designs, builds, uses or regulates talking machines. Late naturalist under pressure. “You must collect things for reasons you don’t yet understand.” — Daniel J. Boorstin