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Creating a Chess AI That Can Beat You: CodeMash

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CodeMash 2020 | Not Just Fun and Games: Creating a Chess AI That Can Beat You | David Hauck

What you'll learn

Artificial intelligence (AI) is in the news seemingly every week. In this conference talk, David Hauck will go through how an AI program that can play chess is made. Using fundamental data structures and algorithms (without machine learning), the AI will start from the ground up and use audience knowledge of the game to make it an exceptional chess player. After, attendees can attempt to beat the AI that was built.

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Not Just Fun and Games: Creating a Chess AI That Can Beat You

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CodeMash is a unique event that educates developers on current practices, methodologies and technology trends in variety of platforms and development languages such as Java, .NET, Ruby and PHP. Held every January at the lush Kalahari Resort in Sandusky, Ohio, attendees will be able to attend a world-class technical conference amid Ohio’s largest indoor waterpark. Nobody will frown if you show up in shorts, sandals, and your loudest t-shirt. You might even win a prize for doing so. It’s not just ... more

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