Lenat discusses the quest to solve common sense reasoning in AI, arguing that a massive amount of knowledge must be encoded into a rule-based system. He explains how this process took 38 years, but the end is near. He also discusses the importance of automated reasoning and emotional intelligence in AI systems.
Douglas Lenat discusses the quest to solve common sense reasoning in artificial intelligence. He explains that this is a difficult task that requires understanding human emotions and motivations. Lenat discusses how the Cyc project is aimed at solving this problem, and how open sourcing some components of Cyc can allow for rapid advances in the field.
In the interview, Douglas Lenat discusses the importance of artificial intelligence and how it will change the future. He talks about his goals for the technology and how he hopes to be remembered.