Yoshua Bengio named ACM Fellow

Yoshua Bengio and Association for Computing Machinery logo
Yoshua Bengio, Mila’s Founder and Scientific Director, has been named Fellow by the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM). 

Earlier today, ACM has named 68 Fellows for transformative contributions to computing science and technology, including Yoshua Bengio, Mila’s Founder and Scientific Director. All the 2023 inductees are longstanding ACM Members who were selected by their peers for groundbreaking innovations that have improved how we live, work, and play.

In keeping with ACM’s global reach, the 2023 Fellows represent universities, corporations, and research centers in Canada, China, Germany, India, Israel, Singapore, the United Kingdom, and the United States. The contributions of the 2023 Fellows run the gamut of the computing field―including algorithm design, computer graphics, cybersecurity, energy-efficient computing, mobile computing, software analytics, and web search, to name a few.

Additional information about the 2023 ACM Fellows, as well as previously named ACM Fellows, is available through the ACM Fellows website.