37 minutes | Jul 8, 2021

Podcast S5E123: Marcus du Sautoy - The Creativity Code

In today's episode of the Idea to Value Podcast, we speak with Professor Marcus du Sautoy. Prof du Sautoy is widely known for his work to popularise mathematics, is the Charles Simonyi Professor for the Public Understanding of Science and author of the bestselling book The Creativity Code: Art and Innovation in the Age of AI. See the full episode at https://wp.me/p6pllj-1Bm #ai #artificialintelligence #creativity #code We speak about the link between Artificial Intelligence and Creativity, and how these two worlds are coming closer and closer together. Topics covered in this episode: 00:01:30 - Prof du Sautoy's history with Mathematics and Science 00:03:30 - Can Artificial Intelligence be creative? The example from the game of Go 00:07:30 - The new way of coding, based on machine learning, which no longer requires the rules which humans program into software 00:11:00 - The realms of the arts are now being taught to software, which allows code to generate output which humans never would have 00:15:00 - How algorithms are creating new types of music, and how audiences are unable to tell music created by a human or a computer 00:17:00 - The unbelievable creativity of GPT-3, and whether creativity requires intention 00:23:00 - Is AI creative if a human is always the one choosing which outputs to display 00:27:00 - The challenge of communicating science, and building public trust in science 00:31:00 - The power of a story in communicating (and miscommunicating) science Links mentioned in this episode: Book: The Creativity Code: https://amzn.to/3yw6oDV Book: Thinking Better: The Art of the Shortcut in Math and Life (Oct 2021): https://amzn.to/36k887d Twitter: http://twitter.com/marcusdusautoy Prof du Sautoy's site: https://www.simonyi.ox.ac.uk/ Bonus: This episode was made possible by our premium innovation and creativity training. Take your innovation and creativity capabilities to the next level by investing in yourself now, at https://www.ideatovalue.com/all-access-pass-insider-secrets/ * Subscribe on iTunes to the Idea to Value Podcast: https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/idea-to-value-creativity-innovation/id1199964981?mt=2 * Subscribe on Spotify to the Idea to Value Podcast: https://open.spotify.com/show/4x1kANUSv7UJoCJ8GavUrN  * Subscribe on Stitcher to the Idea to Value Podcast: http://www.stitcher.com/s?fid=129437&refid=stpr * Subscribe on Google Podcasts to the Idea to Value Podcast: https://podcasts.google.com/?feed=aHR0cHM6Ly9pZGVhdG92YWx1ZS5saWJzeW4uY29tL3Jzcw  Want to rapidly validate new ideas and innovative products and GROW your online business? These are the tools I actually use to run my online businesses (and you can too): * The best email management and campaigns system: ActiveCampaign (Free Trial) http://www.activecampaign.com/?_r=M17NLG2X  * Best value web hosting: BlueHost WordPress http://www.activecampaign.com/?_r=M17NLG2X  * Landing pages, Sales Pages and Lead collection: LeadPages (Free Trial) http://leadpages.pxf.io/c/1385771/390538/5673  * Sharing & List building: Sumo (Free) https://sumo.com/?src=partner_ideatovalue  * Payments, Shopping Cart, affiliate management and Upsell generator: ThriveCart https://improvides--checkout.thrivecart.com/thrivecart-standard-account/  * Video Webinars for sales: WebinarJam and Everwebinar ($1 Trial) https://nickskillicorn.krtra.com/t/lwIBaKzMP1oQ  * Membership for protecting content: Membermouse (Free Trial) http://affiliates.membermouse.com/idevaffiliate.php?id=735  * eLearning System for students: WP Courseware https://flyplugins.com/?fly=293  * Video Editing: Techsmith Camtasia http://techsmith.z6rjha.net/vvGPv  I have used all of the above products myself to build IdeatoValue and Improvides, which is why I can confidently recommend them. I may also receive affiliate payments for any business I bring to them using the links above. Copyright https://www.ideatovalue.com
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