Garry Kasparov: The Future of Artificial Intelligence
In May 1997, the world watched as Garry Kasparov, the greatest chess player in the world, was defeated for the first time by the IBM supercomputer Deep Blue. Kasparov's competition symbolized man’s fight against machine, yet years after losing to Deep Blue, he has come to see how humans and machines can partner to reach results that neither can attain alone. Come join us for a conversation about what it was like to strategize against a supercomputer—and how a world increasingly reliant on artificial intelligence can potentially overcome new challenges.
Photo by Igor Khodzinskiy
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Marines' Memorial Theatre
609 Sutter St.
San Francisco, 94102
11:00 a.m. check-in
1:00 p.m. book signing