Yoshua Bengio
UdeM, Scientific Director MILA

Yoshua Bengio is Full Professor of the Department of Computer Science and Operations Research, scientific director of Mila, CIFAR Program co-director of the CIFAR Learning in Machines and Brains program (formerly Neural Computation and Adaptive Perception), scientific director of IVADO and Canada Research Chair in Statistical Learning Algorithms. His main research ambition is to understand principles of learning that yield intelligence. supervises a large group of graduate students and post-docs.His research is widely cited (over 130000 citations found by Google Scholar in August 2018, with an H-index over 120, and rising fast).