Success of Márton Görög, former student of PPCU FITB December 17, 2019
Márton Görög has won one of the most important AI conferences in the world, the Pommerman Competition for the NeurIPS Conference. Márton Görög is senior researcher at AImotive, a Hungary-based startup that develops the brains for self-driving cars. Görög outperformed technological powers like China or the USA.
The fact that the 2nd prize winner Paul Jaseka comes from the research department of the U.S. Air Force shows the standard of the competition. Görög's performance highlights that Hungarian researchers are at the forefront of the development of artificial intelligence. In professional circles, Budapest has the ABC of self-driving, forbes.hu says: in addition to AImotive, German Bosch and Continental teach the future of self-driving software in the capital.
Further reading: How to train your wagon? - article by Márton Görög available at the English blog of AImotive.