Conversations With Jon

di Jon Yeo, Jonathan Lim

A podcast on all things related to life, enjoyment and the discovery of knowledge. We've been friends since secondary school: Jon Yeo is currently a medical student and he enjoys thinking about the ways we can live happier and meaningful lives. Jonathan Lim has a strong interest in Mathematics and Computer science. Feel free to email us at convos.with.jon@gmail.com! 

Episodi del podcast

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  • S01 E17 - Episode 17: The Logic Of Life by Tim Harford (Part 2)

    S01 E17 - Episode 17: The Logic Of Life by Tim Harford (Part 2)

    Timeline00:00 - 14:28 Chapter 4 (Why Your Boss Is Overpaid)14:28 - 22:43 Chapter 5 (In The Neighbourhood)22:43 - 30:54 Chapter 6 (The Dangers of Rational Racism)30:54 -37:32 Miscellaneous learnings over the weekMain PointsOffice P...

    37:34
  • S01 E16 - Episode 16: The Logic Of Life by Tim Harford (Part 1)

    S01 E16 - Episode 16: The Logic Of Life by Tim Harford (Part 1)

    Timeline00:00 - 04:40 Overview04:40 - 20:14 Chapter 1 (Introduction)20:14 - 26:50 Chapter 2 (Las Vegas)26:50 - 40:14 Chapter 3 (Is Divorce Underrated?)Main Points:Rational Choice Theory,Inherent Irrationality in Human Behavior,End...

    40:14
  • S01 E15 - Episode 15: Deep Medicine by Eric Topol (Part 3)

    S01 E15 - Episode 15: Deep Medicine by Eric Topol (Part 3)

    Topics discussed:ML models to predict time of death in palliative care Random Walk (Mathematics)Wearable Technology tracking HealthReductionistic thinking in MedicineDebate about how we talk about ‘battling’ sicknessTime stamps0:4...

    23:12
  • S01 E14 - Episode 14: Deep Medicine by Eric Topol (Part 2)

    S01 E14 - Episode 14: Deep Medicine by Eric Topol (Part 2)

    Topics discussed: Machine learning (ML) models such as Neural Networks, Random Forest and eXtreme Gradient BoostingImplications of Black BoxesIn-built biases in ML modelsPublic perception & debate on the existential threat of AILi...

    23:23
  • S01 E13 - Episode 13: Deep Medicine by Eric Topol (Part 1)

    S01 E13 - Episode 13: Deep Medicine by Eric Topol (Part 1)

    Main Idea:AI will take over the administrative side of medicine, and assist doctors to make better decisions by providing more accurate predictions (i.e. patient recovery period), and optimise resource allocation (i.e. how many da...

    34:14