Each part was given 15 minutes to prepare the debate, after which they presented a four-minute opening statement, a four-minute refutation and a two-minute summary. The audience of 100 people, meanwhile, was made up of great detractors from the Bay Area schools and more than a hundred journalists.
Miss Debater (formerly known as Project Debater) has pulled arguments from her database of 1
The confrontation was the last event in IBM's "big challenge" series against men against its intelligent machines. In 1996, his computer system beat the great chess master Garry Kasparov, although later the Russian accused the team of cheating IBM, something that the company denies until now – he then retracted some of his accusations. Then, in 2011, his supercomputer Watson defeated two competitors Jeopardy! record-record.
During Monday's game, Natarajan suggested that the debate could prove to be a more difficult battlefield for the AI than Go and the video games. "Debate is … more complicated for a machine than any of these, anyway." Inside it, the successful debate involves three components, "he wrote in a post on LinkedIn.
"First, a debate has to process large amounts of information and build relevant topics. Secondly, the debate involves [explaining] complicated arguments in a clear and structured manner. Third, it is necessary to make these topics important to the public. , which requires careful use of language, emotions, rhetoric and examples.While a car should excel in the former, the last two could be challenging. "
But he also admitted that" a point will come soon. artificial intelligence will be better than humans in all three ". Does that mean it would be a game for a rematch?