CIFAR today announced its newest cohort of Canada CIFAR AI Chairs, which includes nine researchers from McGill, bringing the total number of McGill researchers named to the program to 17. These top academic researchers are part of the $125 million Pan-Canadian AI Strategy, the world’s first national strategy of its kind. The Canada CIFAR AI Chair Program represents an investment of $30 million at nine universities, and mobilizes over 150 researchers across the country.
The latest group of McGill professors to join Mila as Canada CIFAR AI Chairs in the Arts are:
- Timothy O’Donnell (Arts)
- Siva Reddy (Arts/Science)