31 May '13, 5pm

#IBMResearch's @lrvarshney & Florian Pinel take artificial intel into the kitchen at @iceculinary

Now that Watson, IBM’s “Jeopardy!”-winning cognitive computing system , has left the game show circuit behind, it’s finding ample use for its talents in health care , finance , and other industries. Watson has quite a knack for combing through vast troves of data to find a fact or recommend a course of action based on knowledge and past experience. And back at IBM’s Thomas J. Watson Research Center , in Yorktown Heights, N.Y., a research group led by electrical engineer and computer scientist Lav Varshney is pushing Watson to the next level. Varshney and his team don’t want a system that digs up a preexisting answer; they want to build a creative system, one that can come up with something new. And they want that something to be tasty. Working with chefs at the Institute of Culinary Education in New York City, the IBM team is building a cognitive computing system that, giv...

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