National Research Council of Canada partners with Simon Fraser University to collaborate on artificial intelligence research and training
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Collaboration brings together researchers, governments, industries and communities to transform Canadian industry
December 16, 2020 – Burnaby, British Columbia – National Research Council of Canada
The National Research Council of Canada (NRC) is pleased to announce a partnership with Simon Fraser University (SFU) to establish a West Coast collaboration to increase capacity in artificial intelligence (AI) and data science research and training in Canada.
This new partnership further strengthens SFU’s AI and data capabilities and builds upon a history of collaboration with the NRC. With a shared commitment to data-driven research, it is positioned to bring together researchers, governments, industries and communities to deliver innovations across many sectors in Canada.
Together, the NRC and SFU are empowering partners to solve critical problems for Canadian society through the focus on research excellence, training of highly qualified personnel and nation-wide capacity-building in the AI and data science fields.