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Nvidia, led by NAI faculty member will open deep learning research lab in Toronto

Jun 14, 2018

Nvidia today announced plans to open an AI research facility in Toronto to further explore novel approaches to deep learning. The team will be led by NAI faculty member, deep learning and computer vision expert and University of Toronto assistant professor Sanja Fidler.

The lab will operate out of Nvidia’s Toronto office, which will double its current headcount of 50 employees in order to triple the number of AI and deep learning researchers working there by the end of the year, according to a Nvidia blog post published today. Though hiring is underway, Nvidia does not anticipate opening the research lab until August, a company spokesperson told VentureBeat in an email.

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