#IntelAI Day

On November 17th, 2016, Intel hosted its first ever “AI Day” at Bespoke in San Francisco. #IntelAI soared to the top of Twitter’s trending hashtags as nearly 500 people piled in to watch Intel’s Brian Krzanich (CEO), Diane Bryant (EVP & GM Data Center Group), Doug Fisher (SVP & GM Software), [...]

By | Monday, November 28, 2016|General|

Intel + Nervana

Today, we’re excited to announce the planned acquisition of Nervana by Intel*.  With this acquisition, Intel is formally committing to pushing the forefront of AI technologies.  Nervana intends to continue all existing development efforts including the Nervana Neon deep learning framework, Nervana deep learning platform, and the Nervana Engine deep [...]

By | Tuesday, August 9, 2016|General|

Nervana’s Deep Learning Course

Nervana is excited to share a series of short videos and accompanying exercises to learn how to build deep learning models with neon, our deep learning framework. We start with a basic introduction into deep learning concepts, provide an overview of the neon framework, and discuss key neon concepts such [...]

By | Saturday, July 16, 2016|General|

Conference Roundup

Nervana attended four conferences over the last few weeks. We traveled to Puerto Rico for the International Conference on Learning Representations (ICLR), we went to Boston for Re-Work, and we stayed in sunny Silicon Valley for the New Frontiers in Computing (NFIC) conference and the EmTech Digital Conference. Three of [...]

By | Friday, June 10, 2016|General|

Meeting up with Paris ML and SD Deep Learning

Meetups provide an enjoyable, educational atmosphere for Nervana to connect with fellow AI enthusiasts. On April 26th, our cofounder and VP of Algorithms, Arjun Bansal, presented “Nervana and the Future of Computing” at Paris Machine Learning Applications Group’s  Meetup #12 Season 3 highlighting ML Hardware. Paris ML has been commended [...]

By | Wednesday, May 4, 2016|General|

Nervana Attends GTC

At this year’s GPU Technology Conference (GTC), deep learning was once again in the spotlight. Several of us from Nervana attended to share knowledge with other experts in the field and learn about new technology. The keynotes and many of the talks given at the conference were focused on the [...]

By | Monday, April 18, 2016|General|

Deep Learning at Scale: Q&A with Naveen Rao, CEO of Nervana

Deep learning has had a major impact in the last three years. Imperfect interactions with machines, such as speech, natural language, or image processing have been made robust by deep learning, which holds promise in finding usable structure in large data sets. Despite this, training processes are lengthy and have proven [...]

By | Wednesday, April 13, 2016|General|

Deep learning, neon, and the Nervana Cloud

On March 3rd, 2016 we held our second SV Deep Learning meetup at Galvanize in San Francisco. Over 150 people attended the sold out event and networked late into the evening. Attendees learned how deep learning techniques can be applied to solve problems in image, video and natural language processing. [...]

By | Wednesday, March 16, 2016|General|

Deep Diving into Deep Learning

On December 2nd, our San Diego office held its first Meetup (our second company Meetup overall). Over 80 people eagerly walked in to dive deep into the field of Deep Learning with speaker, Urs Köster, PhD. Needless to say, it was an outstanding success! [...]

By | Wednesday, December 16, 2015|General|