Data Masters Podcast


Data Masters is the go-to place for data enthusiasts. We speak with data leaders from around the world about data, analytics, and the emerging technologies and techniques data-savvy organizations are tapping into to gain a competitive edge. Our experts also share their opinions and perspectives about the hyped, or overhyped, industry trends we may all be geeking out over. read less

Navigating the Frontier of AI-Language Models
Jul 6 2023
Navigating the Frontier of AI-Language Models
This thought-provoking podcast episode delves into the fascinating world of GPT's large language models and neural nets. Join us as we explore the impact of adding a chat interface to GPT and how it has taken off, captivating the public's consciousness. Our guest, an expert in the field, shares insights on the divergent opinions surrounding large language models and neural nets in relation to language. Welcome to another episode of DataMasters. Our guest today is Dean Abbott, founder and president of Abbott Analytics. Since March 1999, Abbott Analytics has led organizations through applying and integrating leading-edge data mining and machine learning methods to marketing, research, and general business endeavors. Abbott Analytics has been dedicated to improving efficiency, ROI, and regulatory compliance through machine learning. Before founding Abbott's Analytics, Dean worked as Wonderkind's chief data scientist and co-founder of Smarter HQ. Our guest will answer critical questions surrounding GPTs, including the following: 1. What are the strengths and limitations of GPT's chat interface? Can it generate content with creativity and style? 2. How does trust play a role in interacting with language models like GPT? Can we blindly rely on their output? 3. What distinguishes GPT from traditional search engines in terms of generating authoritative information? How does the concept of truth come into play? 4. What are the challenges associated with the data input for generative models? How does data quality affect the success of these models? Join us for this captivating conversation as we delve into the world of GPT, large language models, and the complexities of language processing in the age of neural nets. Gain valuable insights and challenge your preconceptions about the future of AI-powered language technology.