Prof. Dr. Yoshua Bengio is recognized as one of the world’s leading experts in artificial intelligence and a pioneer in deep learning. He is a professor in the Department of Computer Science and Operational Research at the Université de Montréal. CIFAR’s Learning in Machines & Brains Program Co-Director, he is also the founder and scientific director of Mila, the Quebec Artificial Intelligence Institute, the world’s largest university-based research group in deep learning.