Yoshua Bengio

Scientific Advisor

Yoshua Bengio is a Full Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Operations Research at Université de Montreal, the Founder and Scientific Director of Mila – Quebec AI Institute, and co-director of the CIFAR Learning in Machines & Brains program. Considered one of the world’s leaders in deep learning, he is the recipient of the 2018 A.M. Turing Award with Geoff Hinton and Yann LeCun, known as the Nobel prize of computing. His research goal is to contribute to uncovering the principles giving rise to intelligence through learning while favoring the development of AI for the benefit of all.