Professor Geoffrey Hinton
has been elected as one of the 22 foreign members of the National Academy of Engineering (NAE)
. Hinton is one of the world’s leading experts on machine learning, and a Distinguished Researcher at Google.
Hinton was elected for “contributions to the theory and practice of artificial neural networks and their application to speech recognition and computer vision”, NAE.
Membership to the NAE is given to individuals who contribute to developments and advancements in engineering.
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