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    29 researchers named to first cohort of Canada CIFAR Artificial Intelligence Chairs
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About Artificial Intelligence 

CIFAR plays a significant role in artificial intelligence research in Canada and around the world. We helped to enable some of the fundamental breakthroughs in the field through our Learning in Machines & Brains program, a program which continues to deliver ground breaking research. We lead a $125 million national strategy to establish Canada's international leadership in AI. And we run a program that explores the ways that AI will reshape our society and how we should respond. 

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Pan-Canadian AI Strategy

Pan-Canadian AI Strategy


CIFAR leads the Government of Canada’s $125 million Pan-Canadian AI Strategy, in partnership with the AMII, MILA and the Vector Institute.


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Learning in Machines & Brain

Fellows in CIFAR’s LMB program are among the most influential in the field, and their collaborations continue to contribute to breakthroughs in artificial intelligence.
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AI & Society

AI & Society

This CIFAR program examines the ethical, legal, economic and policy issues AI presents for society through workshops, publications, and activities designed to stimulate discussion and guide policy makers.

Pan-Canadian AI Announcements and News

  • Announcement

Trudeau meets with newly appointed Canada CIFAR AI Chairs

by CIFAR
Dec 6 / 18

Justin Trudeau and the Canada CIFAR AI Chairs
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets with newly minted Canada CIFAR Artificial Intelligence Chairs.

Ahead of the G7 Conference on AI, The Right Honourable Justin Trudeau met with some of the researchers who were appointed as Canada CIFAR Artificial Intelligence Chairs at AICan in Montreal, Que.

The Dec. 3 event announced $30 million in funding intended to keep Canada at the forefront of cutting-edge AI research. A total of 29 researchers were named as part of the $125 million Pan-Canadian AI Strategy.

Read the full release here: 29 researchers named to first cohort of Canada CIFAR Artificial Intelligence Chairs.

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  • Announcement

Trudeau meets with newly appointed Canada CIFAR AI Chairs

by CIFAR
Dec 6 / 18

Justin Trudeau and the Canada CIFAR AI Chairs
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets with newly minted Canada CIFAR Artificial Intelligence Chairs.

Ahead of the G7 Conference on AI, The Right Honourable Justin Trudeau met with some of the researchers who were appointed as Canada CIFAR Artificial Intelligence Chairs at AICan in Montreal, Que.

The Dec. 3 event announced $30 million in funding intended to keep Canada at the forefront of cutting-edge AI research. A total of 29 researchers were named as part of the $125 million Pan-Canadian AI Strategy.

Read the full release here: 29 researchers named to first cohort of Canada CIFAR Artificial Intelligence Chairs.