Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Dutch Cycle/Pedestrian/Car Friendly Intersection -- Could This Be Done With An AI Program Today?

Dennis, Steve, Tim and I had our regular (and spirited :-) lunch today.  One of the topics was AI.  I saw this video on intersections that are car, pedestrian and bike friendly (having nearly been run over on a number of occasions, this got my attention) and wondered - could a computer have designed this today given only the objective of what is safe and practical?  Sort of a modified Turing Test :-)

Dave Edstrom -- Why Attend [MC]2 2016 quote

I was honored to be asked by the MTConnect Institute to provide a quote at the MTConnect: Connecting Manufacturing Conference [MC]2 homepage

Below is my quote (they roll through a few quotes, so I thought I would grab a screen shot).