News archive - 2023

Wednesday, April 12, 2023

From AlphaGO to ChatGPT Public Talk

students listening to Pascal Poupart's public talk on ChatGPT

University of Waterloo expert in artificial intelligence, Professor Pascal Poupart, shared the key technological advances and paradigm shifts in recent years which were behind, and ultimately facilitated, breakthroughs in AlphaGO, ChatGPT, AlphaFold and the newer AI technologies of today.

Tuesday, February 7, 2023

MDSAI student and team win 1st place in Scotiabank Data Science Discovery Days competition!

group of students part of Scotiabank Data Science Discot

More than a hundred students, including 20+ data science graduate students, spent the weekend working in teams learning to detect fraud as part of the inaugural Scotiabank Data Science Discovery Days competition.