Pacific Northwest Software Symposium

November 8 - 10, 2019

Machine Learning: Deep Reinforcement Learning

Sunday - Nov 10 11:00 AM

Brian Sletten

Brian Sletten

Forward Leaning Software Engineer

What comes after machine learning and deep learning? How about dynamic systems that need new ways of finding paths through complex scenarios such as video games, challenging board games and more.

In addition to covering the main ideas of deep reinforcement learning, we will cover some of the main tools and frameworks

  • Ray
  • OpenGym

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About Brian Sletten

Brian Sletten is a liberal arts-educated software engineer with a focus on forward-leaning technologies. His experience has spanned many industries including retail, banking, online games, defense, finance, hospitality and health care. He has a B.S. in Computer Science from the College of William and Mary and lives in Auburn, CA. He focuses on web architecture, resource-oriented computing, social networking, the Semantic Web, data science, 3D graphics, visualization, scalable systems, security consulting and other technologies of the late 20th and early 21st Centuries. He is also a rabid reader, devoted foodie and has excellent taste in music. If pressed, he might tell you about his International Pop Recording career.