SDG 3. GOOD HEALTH & WELL-BEING DRUG DISCOVERY MILA

Mila announces collaboration with AstraZeneca to maximize the potential of AI for drug discovery and development

February 17, 2021, by Brigitte Tousignant

MONTRÉAL, QC, Feb. 16, 2021 – Mila – Quebec Artificial Intelligence Institute – today announced a collaboration with AstraZeneca, a global leader in biopharmaceuticals, to ...

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SDG 7. AFFORDABLE & CLEAN ENERGY MILA

Developers Create Open Source Software To Help AI Researchers Reduce Carbon Footprint

January 20, 2021, by Daniel Nelson

A group of international AI researchers and data scientists have collaborated to design software capable of estimating the carbon footprint of computing operations. The open-source ...

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SDG 17. PARTNERSHIPS FOR THE GOALS RESPONSIBLE AI MILA

Prudent Public-Sector Procurement of AI Products

January 13, 2021, by MAIEI

Op-ed by Abhishek Gupta (founder of the Montreal AI Ethics Institute) and Muriam Fancy (researcher). Republished from LinkedIn Pulse. The use of AI-enabled systems to ...

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ETHICS & TRUST MILA

Worried But Hopeful: The MAIEI State of AI Ethics Panel Recaps a Difficult Year

December 21, 2020, by MAIEI

Contribution by Monika Viktorova (@mviktoro), a Tech strategist who grew up reading too much sci-fi and stays up thinking about ethics and AI way past ...

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EARTH AI CARBON FOOTPRINT MILA

Top AI Experts Create CodeCarbon, a Tool to Track and Reduce Computing’s CO2 Emissions

December 1, 2020, by Brigitte Tousignant

Mila, BCG GAMMA, Haverford College, and Comet.ml Develop Groundbreaking Open-Source Tool to Help Organizations Track Their AI Carbon Footprint Montreal, December 1, 2020—In a major ...

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DIVERSITY & INCLUSION MILA

Mila alumnus gives $35,000 to promote equity and diversity at Mila and within the AI community

November 26, 2020, by Brigitte Tousignant

Mila graduate Kyunghyun Cho announced that he would be giving back in an effort to empower female PhD students and postdoctoral fellows from Latin America, ...

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RESEARCH MILA

Google Renews its Commitment to Mila with a $4M Grant Over Three Years

November 13, 2020, by Brigitte Tousignant

Google Canada announced today that it will be renewing its funding of Mila – Quebec Artificial Intelligence Institute, with a generous pledge of $4M over ...

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HEALTH & WELL-BEING DRUG DISCOVERY IMMUNOPRECISE ANTIBODIES MILA

Mila and ImmunoPrecise Antibodies Announce Strategic AI Partnership

November 3, 2020, by Valencia Brun

Mila, Quebec Artificial Intelligence Institute, and ImmunoPrecise Antibodies, a leader in full-service, therapeutic antibody discovery, and development, are thrilled to announce their strategic partnership in ...

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HEALTH & WELL-BEING NOVARTIS CANADA MILA

Novartis Canada Announces the Inauguration of a Biome Innovation Hub at Mila

October 21, 2020, by Brigitte Tousignant

Highlights: Canadian Biome to serve as a collaboration on-ramp for the discovery and development of scalable digital solutions for patients and healthcare providers The Biome ...

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MILA

Mila Welcomes Six New Members to its Academic Cohort

October 14, 2020, by Brigitte Tousignant

Mila–Quebec Artificial Intelligence Institute announces the nomination of six new faculty members. We are pleased to welcome Samira Ebrahimi Kahou (ÉTS), Foutse Khomh (Polytechnique Montréal), ...

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RESEARCH MILA

Mila researchers contributed nine publications at the 23rd International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Statistics (AISTATS)

September 3, 2020, by Brigitte Tousignant

While COVID-19 has forced conferences and events around the world to go virtual, members of the Mila ecosystem continue to successfully contribute their research and ...

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