Salesforce Research at ICLR 2019

May 6th - May 9th @ Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, New Orleans ABOUT:Salesforce is excited to be a diamond sponsor of the Seventh International Conference on Learning Representations happening Monday, May 6th through Thursday, May 9th in New Orleans, Louisiana. We encourage you to stop by our Salesforce Booth

22 Apr 2019 • #news

Q&A with Salesforce Research Intern Akhilesh Gotmare on how "Optimization and Machine Learning" led him to ICLR.

In the research paper, “A Closer Look at Deep Learning Heuristics: Learning rate restarts, Warmup and Distillation” Futureforce PhD Intern Akhilesh Gotmare, worked with Research Scientist Nitish Shirish Keskar, Director of Research Caiming Xiong, and Salesforce Chief Scientist Richard Socher, to leverage recent tools built specifically for analyzing deep networks,

16 Apr 2019 • #news

Q&A with Salesforce Research Intern Hao Liu on "Competitive Experience Replay"

There's a lot of conversation these days around deep learning, specifically around its remarkable successes in solving challenging reinforcement learning (RL) problems. That said, deep learning still suffers from the need to engineer a reward function that not only reflects the task, but is also carefully shaped. It's a challenge

10 Apr 2019 • #news