Niewland Lecture Series: Kevin Murphy, Google


Kevin Murphy

Kevin Murphy


3:45 PM
105 Jordan Hall
A reception will follow the event at 4:45 pm in the Jordan Hall Galleria

The four pillars of machine learning

Dr. Murphy will discuss the "4 pillars of ML" - prediction / forecasting, decision making under uncertainty, knowledge discovery, and data generation and provide some vignettes of work he has done in each of these areas.

Dr. Murphy is a research scientist at Google Brain in California. He was previously a tenured professor of computer science and statistics at U. British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada. He has authored 3 text books on machine learning, available at


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