I'm Alex Kearney, a PhD student studying Computer Science at the University of Alberta. I focus on Artificial Intelligence and Epistemology.


What I Did Feb 25th - Mar 3rd

  • Went to one of AMII's meetups to listen to to Johannes talk about laser welding and Meadow.ai talk about medical imaging.
  • Went to Amii's Whisky Wednesday meetup and tried a really cool Japanese whisky.
  • Received one of ten BorealisAI fellowships! 🎆
  • Went to the Sibelius festival and listened to Karelia Suite, Kuolema, Op. 44 No. 2: Scene with Cranes, and Violin Concerto in D minor, Op. 47.
  • Submitted two abstracts to RLDM 2019.
  • Submitted reviews for ICML2019.
  • Hacked on a twitter-bot which sends positive tweets when female politicians are harassed on twitter.
  • Went to a fraternity formal.
  • Built a twitter syndication tool that takes a blog-post and processes it into a twitter thread.