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3 Oct 2023

MUUTAA and Mila announce partnership to advance AI in healthcare supply chains

Quebec City, October 3, 2023 – Innovations MUUTAA Inc., creator of the first and only AI solution for healthcare supply chains focused on patient-driven demand, announces its partnership with Mila – Quebec AI Institute, the world’s largest academic Deep Learning (DL) research center. 

As health systems across the globe face one supply chain crisis after another in pursuit of essential medical supplies and medications, the need for intelligent, AI-driven forecasting and disruption solutions has never been greater. MUUTAA™ powers deep learning and predictive analytics for optimal supply chain decisions. 

“We are very excited to partner with Mila, one of the world’s most respected and influential research institutes in the field of AI. We are confident that this affiliation will help us take our business to new heights and drive significant value for our clients.” said Korina Fischer, CEO of MUUTAA.  We deliver improved visibility into demand, ordering patterns, forecasting capabilities and automated requisitioning and procurement.  The strategic collaboration between Mila and MUUTAA™ will aim to enable the development of advanced Deep Learning (DL) models in combination with statistical forecasting models to continuously enhance our existing and future AI solutions.”

“The health system is full of valuable data, both administrative and clinical. By building models in collaboration with healthcare professionals, and with the utmost respect for patient privacy, this partnership represents an opportunity to leverage predictive models to be part of the solution to the supply challenges which occur regularly and can lead to healthcare service disruptions. This partnership aims to further develop AI and ML modeling that will generate advances in healthcare supply chain efficiency, thereby reducing environmental impacts and supporting patient care delivery,” said Laurent Tillement, Director of AI and Health Partnerships at Mila.


MUUTAA supports the shift to a clinically integrated supply chain model and sustainable, value-based healthcare. With its AI/ML analysis of all products, processes and providers involved in every episode of care, MUUTAA delivers game-changing decision support driven by patient demand. Through leading-edge technology and a mission to support better care and ultimately improve health outcomes, MUUTAA helps hospitals and health systems achieve optimal forecasting and demand sensing capabilities. The result is better supply chain decisions that support excellent clinician and patient experiences while lowering expenses and the total cost of care. Learn more at

About Mila

Founded by Professor Yoshua Bengio of the University of Montreal, Mila is an artificial intelligence research institute that brings together over 1,200 researchers specializing in machine learning. Based in Montreal, Mila’s mission is to be a global hub for scientific advances that inspire innovation and development of AI for the benefit of all. Mila is a non-profit organization recognized worldwide for its significant contributions to the field of deep learning, particularly in language modeling, machine translation, object recognition, and generative models. For more information, visit