According to the cover story of New Yorker, “in the future, human beings are only helpers to robots”. It seems that the reality that concerns people the most is approaching in an accelerated pace. But what triggers this conclusion?
A report swept all kinds of medias across the world in May 2017, announcing AlphaGo, an AI program, beat Ke Jie, the world champion boasting the top ranking, by 3:0 at China Go Summit, which startled everyone. However, after 5 years, the rise of AlphaGo Zeo took the world by surprise.
The most powerful version in AlphaGo’s evolution, AlphaGo Zero easily defeated AlphaGo by 100:0 after only three days of self-study, without any priori knowledge of human beings. Mr. Jie KE, Chinese Go Master, stated at Weibo that “Being clean, pure and self-learning, AlphaGo is the strongest. Compared to its spontaneous advancement, human beings are redundant”.
Organized by Shanghai Jiao Tong University Shanghai Advanced Institute of Finance Master of Finance Program, the International Young Leaders Financial Summit is the first platform designed for academic and practical exchange and interaction in topics related to finance among undergraduates. It seeks to develop the skills of leadership, communicate and organization of the participants, and offers an opportunity to communicate with industry and academic leaders face to face, present your capabilities in a variety of medias, and improve your understanding on academic theories and practices. This year, it will dedicate to two highly anticipated areas of Robo-advisor and Big Data Mining, looking for self-improvement and challenges.
We look forward to your participation and going beyond human limits in reinforcement learning!