Charmaine Dean, Vice-President, Research and International meets with Boaz Golany, Vice-President, External Relations and Resource Development, Technion Israel Institute of Technology during a visit to Technion in November.
The University of Waterloo is one of the forces behind Canada’s largest Artificial Intelligence (AI) competition.
In partnership with Communitech, the Schulich Foundation, and Leaders Fund, the new Leaders Prize at True North national competition will provide $1-million to a team that solves a problem of global significance using AI.
Five University of Waterloo professors are in the top one per cent of citations for their field of study and publication based on Clarivate Analytics’ 2018 Highly Cited Researchers list. Published annually, this list is comprised of scientists and social scientists in 21 fields that rank in the top one per cent by citations for field of study and publication year. The list focuses on papers indexed in the Web of Science Core Collection from 2006 – 2016. Out of 166 researchers listed in Canada, five are from Waterloo: