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Big Data Analytics & Machine Learning in the Faculty of Computer Science

Michele Charlton  –  Research, Faculty, Big Data & Machine Learning
Wednesday, July 3, 2019
Six scholars from Dalhousie are among the newest Canada Research Chairs recently announced, pushing world-leading research forward in pathogens, risk management, healthy aging, ocean analytics and more.
Becca Rawcliffe  –  Research, Innovation, Big Data & Machine Learning
Wednesday, July 3, 2019
Jennifer LaPlante is ready to help Atlantic Canada's ocean sector succeed through the power of data as the new executive director of the Dal-hosted innovation environment DeepSense.
Becca Rawcliffe  –  Faculty, Awards, Research, Big Data & Machine Learning
Friday, June 7, 2019
Computer Science faculty member Stan Matwin has been awarded with the 2019 Canadian Artificial Intelligence Association (CAIAC) Lifetime Achievement Award, recognizing his outstanding contributions in pushing forward our understanding of AI.
Becca Rawcliffe  –  Faculty, Awards, Research, Big Data & Machine Learning
Monday, April 8, 2019
Dal computer scientist Sageev Oore has been named to a top, nationally funded chair program focused on the advancement of research and leadership in artificial intelligence. This is the first Canada CIFAR AI Chair held by a Dalhousie faculty member.
Becca Rawcliffe  –  Research, Graduate, Big Data & Machine Learning
Tuesday, December 18, 2018
As the Institute for Big Data Analytics turns 5, we look back on the progress made and look ahead to the next five years, but also to discuss the future of big data and the opportunities and challenges we face as a society.
CBC New  –  Research, Big Data & Machine Learning
Wednesday, November 14, 2018
A project led by the Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Cooke Seafood and Dalhousie is using sophisticated sensors to convert a mussel's distinctive behaviour when exposed to stressors into an early detector of toxic algae. This is one of the first projects DeepSense, hosted in the Faculty, will work on.
Rebecca Rawcliffe  –  Undergraduate, Women in Tech, Students, Graduate, Research, Big Data & Machine Learning
Tuesday, October 2, 2018
From video games to ocean data, Computer Science grad Johna Latouf has been taking advantage of every opportunity she can to showcase her skills.
Becca Rawcliffe  –  Research, Innovation, Big Data & Machine Learning
Tuesday, September 11, 2018
The Honourable Scott Brison, President of the Treasury Board and Minister of Digital Government was on campus Monday to officially launch DeepSense, a unique research partnership between industry, academia and government that will help companies solve ocean-related data challenges.
Sentient Technologies  –  Bioinformatics & Algorithms, Faculty, Research, Systems, Networks, Security, Big Data & Machine Learning
Wednesday, August 15, 2018
Dr. Malcolm Heywood shares his insights with Sentient Technologies
David Langstroth  –  Faculty, HCI, Visualization, Graphics, Research, Big Data & Machine Learning
Thursday, July 19, 2018
Dr. Fernando Paulovich solves day-to-day problems with Visualization and Machine Learning