Ubisoft, Mila and McGill join forces to create new research chair on responsible AI in video games

Alongside ALL IN 2023 happening in Montreal, global video game leader Ubisoft, Mila - Quebec Artificial Intelligence Institute, the world’s largest academic deep learning (DL) research institute, and McGill University are proud to announce the creation of Ubisoft-Mila's new research Chair, Scaling Game Worlds with Responsible AI. This five-year Chair will be led by McGill’s Associate Professor, Dr.

Published: 27 Sep 2023

$3.75 M for new Global Climate Center on AI and Biodiversity Change

NSERC Alliance Grant supports McGill-led Canadian team, new global climate center on AI for biodiversity change

Published: 21 Sep 2023

$4.5 million for three FRQS Dual Chairs in Artificial Intelligence and Health co-led by McGill researchers

The FRQS Dual AI Chairs Program supports research collaborations across disciplines in pursuit of the significant potential of AI to address some of humanity’s greatest health challenges.

Published: 21 Sep 2023

McGill Now Accepting Expressions of Interest For 2024 Earthshot Prize

McGill University is once again proud to be an Official Nominator of the Earthshot Prize. As an Official Nominator, we are part of a global community invited to submit nominations, selected for our ability to identify the most impactful solutions across all sectors worldwide.

Published: 20 Sep 2023

Five new faculty join McGill through the HBHL Start-Up Supplements Program

In line with our commitment to advancing brain research excellence at McGill, HBHL is happy to introduce five exceptional recruits who have recently joined McGill across three different faculties. These talented individuals have received funding through HBHL's New Recruit Start-Up Supplements program, which provides critical supplementary funding to McGill's hiring faculties, empowering them to attract standout faculty members whose research aligns with HBHL's scientific priorities.

Published: 20 Sep 2023

Frontiers Planet Prize 2024

The Frontiers Planet Prize celebrates breakthroughs in sustainability science, rewarding solutions that show measurable potential to help humanity remain within the boundaries of the Earth’s ecosystem. Its aim is to engender international competition and support collaboration that will help accelerate scientific discoveries worldwide.

Published: 19 Sep 2023

Join the Peer Pathways Program today!

Thursdays (Oct 12, 19, 26 and Nov 2) from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Location: HBHL Offices (Suite 1800, 1010 Sherbrooke W)

McGill's myPath offers the Peer Pathways program for HBHL and IPN graduate students and postdocs. This four-week program empowers students to develop an Individual Development Plan (IDP) in small peer discussion groups.

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Published: 12 Sep 2023

Nineteen McGill researchers honoured by the Royal Society of Canada

Today, The Royal Society of Canada (RSC) announced 101 new Fellows and 58 new Members of the College of New Scholars, Artists, and Scientists. Among the 2023 cohort are nineteen McGill researchers and scholars, including fifteen RSC Fellows and four new Members, who will be inducted at the RSC Celebration of Excellence and Engagement (COEE) on November 16 and 17, 2023, in Waterloo, Ontario.

Published: 6 Sep 2023

A suite of government funding in support of McGill research

McGill receives $42.5 million in research funding from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada, Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council, and the Canada Research Chairs Program

Today, the Honourable Randy Boissonnault, Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Official Languages, on behalf of the Honourable François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Innovation, Science, and Industry, and the Honourable Mark Holland, Minister of Health, announced

Published: 29 Aug 2023

Plusieurs subventions gouvernementales pour la recherche à l’Université McGill

L’Université McGill reçoit 42,5 millions de dollars pour la recherche de la part du Conseil de recherches en sciences naturelles et en génie du Canada, du Conseil de recherches en sciences humaines et du Programme des chaires de recherche du Canada.

Aujourd’hui, l’honorable Randy Boissonnault, ministre de l’Emploi, du Développement de la main-d’œuvre et des Langues officielles, au nom de l’honorable François-Philippe Champagne, ministre de l’Innovation, des Sciences et de l’Industri

Published: 29 Aug 2023

New HBHL Research Theme 3 Leader: Madeleine Sharp

We're happy to announce Madeleine Sharp as the new Leader of Healthy Brains, Healthy Lives (HBHL) Research Theme 3: Applied Cognitive Neuroscience of Brain Plasticity.

Published: 24 Aug 2023

Register today for the first edition of Innovation and Entrepreneurship for Researchers

We are happy to announce that the first edition of the Entrepreneurship and Innovation for Researchers, Ideas to Impact, will be held in Montreal on October 18, 2023! This event has been organized with the support of our partners the Desjardins Centre for Advanced Training (DCAT).


Published: 16 Aug 2023

Congratulations to the recipients of the 2023 HBHL Fellowships!

This year's edition of the HBHL Graduate Student and Postdoctoral Fellowships Program has recognized the dedication and promise of 37 exceptional students. Master's students are awarded $10,000, while those pursuing their PhDs receive $15,000, providing crucial support for their research endeavors throughout the upcoming year.

Published: 7 Aug 2023

Exploring Potential Signatures of Life on Ocean Moons

A New Cross-Disciplinary Collaboration for Upcoming NASA Missions and Mission Concepts

Scientists have long been captivated by the possibility of discovering evidence for extraterrestrial life in the universe. While many of the world’s largest telescopes are pointed toward distant galaxies and star systems, some think there’s a strong possibility that life could be detected much closer to home.

Published: 6 Jul 2023


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