This conversation is part of MIT 6.S099: Artificial General Intelligence. Lex Fridman‘s goal is to take an engineering approach to exploring possible paths toward building human-level intelligence for a better world.
Yoshua Bengio, along with Geoffrey Hinton and Yann Lecun, is considered one of the three people most responsible for the advancement of deep learning during the 1990s, 2000s, and now. Cited 139,000 times, he has been integral to some of the biggest breakthroughs in AI over the past 3 decades.
Source: Lex Fridman