1 hr 9 min

HockeyStick #8 - Generative AI in Action HockeyStick Show

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Demystifying Generative AI: Insights from Microsoft's Amit Bahree
In this episode, Miko Pawlikowski interviews Amit Bahree, a principal group technical program manager at Microsoft and the author of 'Generative AI in Action'. They delve into the complexities and applications of generative AI, particularly in a professional setting. Amit shares his journey into AI, the motivation behind his book, and provides insights into the future of AI technologies, including Large Language Models (LLMs), Small Language Models (SLMs), and the significance of prompt engineering. They also discuss the importance of multimodal AI for future developments and the role of open-source models in the AI community.
00:00 Welcome to Hockey Stick: Diving into Generative AI
00:59 The Genesis of "Generative AI in Action"
02:11 Amit Bahri's Journey into AI
03:36 The Multifaceted Role of a Technical Program Manager at Microsoft
06:20 The Sam Altman Saga and Microsoft's Position in AI
08:45 Why Generative AI is a Game Changer
13:07 The Evolution and Impact of AI Technologies
15:14 Exploring the Landscape of AI Models
18:22 Introducing Phi-3: A New Benchmark in AI
24:36 The Future of Small Language Models
32:33 Real-time AI: The Quest for Seamless Interaction
35:04 The Evolution of User Interfaces: From Apps to Voice Commands
36:49 Democratizing Technology: Real-World Examples of AI in Action
40:09 The Dark Side of AI: Ethical Dilemmas and Security Concerns
41:44 Navigating the New Landscape: Security and Ethical Considerations
45:06 Generative AI in Action: A Guide to Practical Applications
49:51 Exploring Image Generation Techniques and Their Applications
52:26 The Art and Science of Prompt Engineering
01:00:37 Future Predictions: Multimodality, SLMs, and System Improvements
01:05:55 The Role of Open Models in AI's Evolution
01:08:03 Reflecting on the Rapid Advancements in AI Technology

Demystifying Generative AI: Insights from Microsoft's Amit Bahree
In this episode, Miko Pawlikowski interviews Amit Bahree, a principal group technical program manager at Microsoft and the author of 'Generative AI in Action'. They delve into the complexities and applications of generative AI, particularly in a professional setting. Amit shares his journey into AI, the motivation behind his book, and provides insights into the future of AI technologies, including Large Language Models (LLMs), Small Language Models (SLMs), and the significance of prompt engineering. They also discuss the importance of multimodal AI for future developments and the role of open-source models in the AI community.
00:00 Welcome to Hockey Stick: Diving into Generative AI
00:59 The Genesis of "Generative AI in Action"
02:11 Amit Bahri's Journey into AI
03:36 The Multifaceted Role of a Technical Program Manager at Microsoft
06:20 The Sam Altman Saga and Microsoft's Position in AI
08:45 Why Generative AI is a Game Changer
13:07 The Evolution and Impact of AI Technologies
15:14 Exploring the Landscape of AI Models
18:22 Introducing Phi-3: A New Benchmark in AI
24:36 The Future of Small Language Models
32:33 Real-time AI: The Quest for Seamless Interaction
35:04 The Evolution of User Interfaces: From Apps to Voice Commands
36:49 Democratizing Technology: Real-World Examples of AI in Action
40:09 The Dark Side of AI: Ethical Dilemmas and Security Concerns
41:44 Navigating the New Landscape: Security and Ethical Considerations
45:06 Generative AI in Action: A Guide to Practical Applications
49:51 Exploring Image Generation Techniques and Their Applications
52:26 The Art and Science of Prompt Engineering
01:00:37 Future Predictions: Multimodality, SLMs, and System Improvements
01:05:55 The Role of Open Models in AI's Evolution
01:08:03 Reflecting on the Rapid Advancements in AI Technology

1 hr 9 min