Yoshua Bengio

Full Professor, Department of Computer Science and Operations Research, Université de Montréal.
Canada Research Chair in Statistical Learning Algorithms.
Founder and Scientific Director of Mila.
Scientific Director of IVADO. CIFAR Fellow and Program Director.


Hot stuff

Upcoming World Summit AI in Montreal. April 10-11, 2019.

Tutorial at IJCAI’2018 on Deep Learning for AI, July 13th, 2018.

Call for an International Ban on the Weaponization of Artificial Intelligence, AI Researchers ask the Canadian government to act at the UN in an open letter which you can sign too.

Two faculty positions opened at Mila for the CS department (DIRO) with possibility of obtaining a CIFAR AI Chair.

Video of my keynote at the first Cognitive and Computational Neuroscienceconference at Columbia University on September 8, 2017.

Montreal AI Symposium, 26 Sept 2017.

Upcoming Montreal Deep Learning Summit, 10-11 Oct 2017, with Geoff Hinton, Yann LeCun and Yoshua Bengio

Call for participation at the 2017 Montreal Deep Learning Summer School and Reinforcement Learning Summer School. and its video lectures.

Participation at the Beneficial AI Conference, with video of my presentation.

New machine learning faculty position at Mila

Introductory articles in Scientific American about Deep Learning and AI.

More research highlights and selected recent papers

Nature paper on Deep Learning by Yann LeCun, Yoshua Bengio and Geoff Hinton (pdf)

NIPS’2015 Deep Learning Tutorial and the block of slides for the vision part.

NIPS’2014 Deep Learning and Representation Learning Workshop

Deep Learningan MIT Press book now for sale.

ICLR: the International Conference on Learning Representations

2012 Review paper (published 2013 in PAMI) onRepresentation Learning

2012 review paper on Practical recommendations for gradient-based training of deep architectures