Introspective Agents: Confidence Measures for General Value Functions

@inproceedings{Sherstan2016IntrospectiveAC,
  title={Introspective Agents: Confidence Measures for General Value Functions},
  author={Craig Sherstan and Adam White and Marlos C. Machado and P. Pilarski},
  booktitle={AGI},
  year={2016}
}
Agents of general intelligence deployed in real-world scenarios must adapt to ever-changing environmental conditions. While such adaptive agents may leverage engineered knowledge, they will require the capacity to construct and evaluate knowledge themselves from their own experience in a bottom-up, constructivist fashion. This position paper builds on the idea of encoding knowledge as temporally extended predictions through the use of general value functions. Prior work has focused on learning… Expand
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