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The Vector Institute is dedicated to the transformative field of artificial intelligence, excelling in machine and deep learning research.



Vector Institute Our Latest Bet on AI in Canada NVIDIA Blog

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Our announcement this week that we'll invest $5 million in the newly formed Vector Institute is the latest example of our work with Canada's thriving artificial intelligence community.



Groundbreaking AI researcher hopes for 'radically different' ideas from Toronto lab

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One of the biggest names in machine learning research has high hopes for the Vector Institute, Toronto's new artificial intelligence research hub.


Government, private sector throw financial support behind Toronto's new AI research centre

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Toronto's push to become a global leader in artificial intelligence (AI) is finding support from all levels of government, academia and private businesses.


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Google is contributing to the $150 million going into The Vector Institute, a new initiative housed at the University of Toronto, guided by chief scientific adviser Geoffrey Hinton. The Institute is getting started today, with significant investment from the governments of Canada and the province of Ontario. Google's contribution is around $5 million, but it's likely the future of the two organizations will be closely aligned, since Hinton also acts as VP and Engineering Fellow at Google, where he has had a key role in spearheading AI via Google Brain.


Vector Institute is just the latest in Canada's AI expansion - BBC News

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Canadian researchers have been behind some recent major breakthroughs in artificial intelligence. Now, the country is betting on becoming a big player in one of the hottest fields in technology, with help from the likes of Google and RBC.


Ontario Opens World-Leading Artificial Intelligence Institute

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Ontario is ensuring businesses in the province continue to stay ahead in the innovation economy, and attract investment and top talent, by supporting a new institute for artificial intelligence (AI) with a specific focus on deep learning and machine learning.


Vector Institute Debuts in Canada, Backed by Google and Others for AI Research

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Google and RBC and others are helping Canada shine in the artificial intelligence field, BBC reports. Toronto will soon get the Vector Institute for Artificial Intelligence, aimed at fuelling "Canada's amazing AI momentum".