Samsung has announced that it is expanding its Artificial Intelligence lab in Canada, the company will expand the Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology (SAIT) artificial intelligence (AI) Lab Montreal which is located at Mila – Montreal Institute for Learning Algorithms – in Montreal, Canada.
Samsung has a number of AI labs around the world and the company has been investing heavily in artificial intelligence.
SAIT AI Lab Montreal will focus on unsupervised learning and Generative Adversarial Networks (GANs) research to develop disruptive innovation and breakthrough technologies, including new deep learning algorithms and next generation of on-device AI.
To drive the effort, this AI Lab has actively recruited leaders in deep learning research, including Simon Lacoste-Julien, Professor at the University of Montreal, who recently joined as the leader of the lab. In addition, Samsung is planning to dispatch R&D personnel in its Device Solutions Business to Montreal over time and utilize AI Labs as a base for training AI researchers and collaborating with other advanced AI research institutes.
You can find out more details about Samsung’s plans for AI over at the company’s website at the link below.