October 16, 2019

MBZUAI partners with IIAI

The Mohamed bin Zayed University of Artificial Intelligence (MBZUAI), announced on October 16th in Abu Dhabi, will partner with the Inception Insititute of Artificial Intelligence (IIAI) on collaborative research, students supervision and curriculum development.

MBZUAI, the first graduate level, research-based AI university in the world, is now accepting applications for MSc and PhD programs, with the inaugural class commencing in September 2020.

AI expertise at its best

Experts from around the world have been selected for the University’s Board of Trustees. They include MBZUAI Interim President, Professor Sir Michael Brady, professor of Oncological Imaging at the University of Oxford, UK; Professor Anil K. Jain, a University Distinguished Professor at Michigan State University, USA; Professor Andrew Chi-Chih Yao, Dean of the Institute for Interdisciplinary Information Sciences at Tsinghua University, Beijing, China; Dr. Kai-Fu Lee, a technology executive and venture capitalist based in Beijing, China; Professor Daniela Rus, Director of Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL), USA, and Peng Xiao, CEO of Group 42.

The University will offer Master of Science (MSc) and PhD level programs in key areas of AI – Machine Learning, Computer Vision, and Natural Language Processing – while also engaging policymakers and businesses around the world so that AI is harnessed responsibly as a force for positive transformation.

To know more about the university visit www.mbzuai.ac.ae

or watch the presentation video below.

AUTHOR: Silvia Baldi