EVE on Social Media

Do you want to be more involved in the work we’re doing with EVE? We invite you to follow us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter! We’ll be posting updates, photos, and videos of the work we are doing with EVE. We’d love to hear your thoughts on EVE: what you hope from her, what you want … More EVE on Social Media

We are EVE

We are EVE, a team of researchers from the Brigham Young University Perception, Control, and Cognition Laboratory, and one of eight university teams tasked with the challenge to create a conversational AI system for Amazon’s Alexa. … More We are EVE


What is EVE? Eve is a conversational AI system designed to function with Amazon’s Alexa. Unlike most Alexa skills, EVE can participate in free-form discussion on a wide variety of topics. How well can EVE converse? Right now, not very well. We started this project a few weeks ago, and are still putting the code infrastructure … More EVE FAQ

Practical Advice for Building Deep Neural Networks

In our machine learning lab, we’ve accumulated tens of thousands of training hours across numerous high-powered machines. The computers weren’t the only ones to learn a lot in the process, though: we ourselves have made a lot of mistakes and fixed a lot of bugs. Here we present some practical tips for training deep neural … More Practical Advice for Building Deep Neural Networks