AI Benchmarking - the good, the bad, and the confusing

Hey Everyone!

I don’t normally announce new episodes of my podcast, Practically Intelligent on here, but with this episode I felt compelled. This episode features an insightful conversation with Praveen Paritosh, a renowned expert in AI research, where we take a look at the critical role of benchmarking in the evolution of AI.

πŸ” What's In The Episode?

  • A detailed look at how benchmarking drives AI advancement.

  • Insights into the impact of legacy benchmarks like SQuAD.

  • The complex dynamics between conceptual learning and rote memorization in AI development.

  • An exploration of benchmarks as vital tools in AI research, highlighting their strengths and limitations.

🎧 Check it out!

I hope you all enjoy it and have a great weekend πŸ™‚