TAR Talk Programs

Here are earlier programs. We hope you enjoy listening to them.

Episode 18: David Lewis Visits our Virtual Porch

A number of TAR vendors are offering what they call “portable models” for different types of cases. The claim is that the models are already trained on your topics and therefore can find relevant documents with minimal training. Do these work? At what cost or security risk? Join us as we talk about Tom and Dr. J’s latest research on the strengths and weaknesses of these portable brains.

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Episode 17: Do Portable Models (Brains) Actually Work in TAR?

A number of TAR vendors are offering what they call “portable models” for different types of cases. The claim is that the models are already trained on your topics and therefore can find relevant documents with minimal training. Do these work? At what cost or security risk? Join us as we talk about Tom and Dr. J’s latest research on the strengths and weaknesses of these portable brains.

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Episode 16: Algorithms are Not Enough (with Herb Roitblat)

Join the TAR Talk gang on the EDRM porch as we welcome Professor Maura Grossman to TAR Talk. She and Professor Gordon Cormack are leading experts in Technology Assisted Review and Continuous Active Learning®.

The Canadian government and its Health Department asked Grossman and Cormack to apply their algorithm to medical research on Covid 19. Why? Because they couldn’t find helpful information effectively using keyword search.

Tune in to learn how AI for legal document review proved to be the ticket for medical research in the pandemic era.

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Episode 15: Legal TAR algorithm helps Canadian Health Authorities Track Coronavirus Research

Join the TAR Talk gang on the EDRM porch as we welcome Professor Maura Grossman to TAR Talk. She and Professor Gordon Cormack are leading experts in Technology Assisted Review and Continuous Active Learning®.

The Canadian government and its Health Department asked Grossman and Cormack to apply their algorithm to medical research on Covid 19. Why? Because they couldn’t find helpful information effectively using keyword search.

Tune in to learn how AI for legal document review proved to be the ticket for medical research in the pandemic era.

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Episode 14: AI, Machine Learning and the Future of Law

Your favorite TAR Talk boys are back with a new episode, and a new regular on the porch–Dr. Jeremy Pickens. Join us (but keep your social distance) on our virtual rockers as we talk about AI, Machine Learning, and the future of AI in legal.
Don’t miss this next episode of Tar Talk on August 12, 2020 at 2 PM ET

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