Greg Brockman

22 posts

Microsoft invests in and partners with OpenAI to support us building beneficial AGI

OpenAI LP
OpenAI LP

We've created OpenAI LP, a new "capped-profit" company that allows us to rapidly increase our investments in compute and talent while including checks and balances to actualize our mission.


OpenAI Scholars Winter 2019

OpenAI Scholars 2018

OpenAI Five
OpenAI Five

Our team of five neural networks, OpenAI Five, has started to defeat amateur human teams at Dota 2.


OpenAI Scholars

OpenAI Hackathon

Robots that Learn

Robots that Learn

We've created a robotics system, trained entirely in simulation and deployed on a physical robot, which can learn a new task after seeing it done once.


3 minute read

Unsupervised Sentiment Neuron

Unsupervised Sentiment Neuron

We’ve developed an unsupervised system which learns an excellent representation of sentiment, despite being trained only to predict the next character in the text of Amazon reviews.


6 minute read

Evolution Strategies as a Scalable Alternative to Reinforcement Learning

Evolution Strategies as a Scalable Alternative to Reinforcement Learning

We've discovered that evolution strategies (ES), an optimization technique that's been known for decades, rivals the performance of standard reinforcement learning (RL) techniques on modern RL benchmarks, while overcoming many of RL's inconveniences.


12 minute read

Distill

Team Update

OpenAI and Microsoft

Infrastructure for Deep Learning
Infrastructure for Deep Learning

Deep learning is an empirical science, and the quality of a group's infrastructure is a multiplier on progress. Fortunately, today's open-source ecosystem makes it possible for anyone to build great deep learning infrastructure.


Team Update

Concrete AI Safety Problems

OpenAI Technical Goals
OpenAI Technical Goals

OpenAI’s mission is to build safe AI, and ensure AI's benefits are as widely and evenly distributed as possible. We’re trying to build AI as part of a larger community, and we want to share our plans and capabilities along the way.


Generative Models

Generative Models

This post describes four projects that share a common theme of enhancing or using generative models, a branch of unsupervised learning techniques in machine learning.


12 minute read

Team Update

OpenAI Gym Beta

Team++

Introducing OpenAI