The Northern Frontier: In Conversation with Prof. Marcus Brubaker Welcome to Northern Frontier, our video interview series that showcases in-depth and engaging conversations with some of the brightest academic minds in AI research today. In our third instalment, we met up with Prof. Marcus Brubaker, assistant professor of computer science at York University and [...]
Canada’s “Big Three” AI cities (Toronto, Montreal, Edmonton) have dominated headlines for the past year. But with our country's reputation for academic excellence in machine learning research, it was only a matter of time before a new crop of technical towns emerged.
We met up with Prof. Jackie Cheung, assistant professor of computer science at McGill University and natural language processing expert, to see what's happening in his field, some common misconceptions about NLP, and why he believes having the right definition for a problem is more important than solving an ill-defined problem itself.
Where Else in the World Would You Go for Machine Learning? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EtCztbJHCRs
Continuing its commitment to academic excellence in fundamental research in artificial intelligence (AI), Borealis AI is launching the Borealis AI Graduate Fellowship Program, which will offer financial support to domestic and international students wishing to pursue graduate-level work in the fields of machine learning or artificial intelligence at a Canadian university.