Chess AI Transformation

Chess AI Transformation: How Self Learning AI taught Chess Computers (and Humans) a Lesson

Saturday, March 2nd 12:30 PM – 3:00 PM
Chess Room

The Sloan Sports Analytics Conference is proud to present the Chess Blitz, a series of events bringing together the brightest minds and most forward thinkers changing the world of chess. These discussions will seek to explore the ways in which the game of chess continues to act as a barometer for the leading edge of artificial intelligence, and how artificial intelligence continues to fundamentally transform the game at the highest levels. Featured in this room will be some of the greatest chess masters in the world alongside the state of the art artificial intelligence programs which are currently shaping the world of chess as we know it.

The room will feature the following events:

2019 MIT SLOAN SPORTS ANALYTICS CONFERENCE Chess AI Transformation

Description

Saturday, March 2
Chess Room

This 10 person simultaneous exhibition is a chess match where Grand Master Robert Hess faces 10 conference speakers and VIPs at once. The event will be commentated by Danny Rensch, Chief Chess Officer of Chess.com.

Speakers