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Wednesday, May 20, 2020
As Nick Meade (BCS'20) graduates he has landed a spot at one of the world's leading artificial intelligence research institutes.
Thursday, April 30, 2020
New smartphone apps being developed could help track and trace where people with the virus have been and alert others who might be at risk of coming into contact with it. But Stan Matwin, director of Dal's Institute for Big Data Analytics, says decision-makers must grapple with how to make these programs both effective and respectful of people’s privacy.
Tuesday, April 28, 2020
Computer Science researchers are using algorithms and machine learning to listen for the distinct calls of one of the world’s most endangered animals in a bid to identify where they are and shield them from one of their greatest threats.
Monday, April 27, 2020
Drs. Thomas Trappenberg and Sageev Oore comment on Canadian company Draganfly Inc.'s plans to adapt drones and CCTV to use machine learning for COVID-19 detection.
Thursday, April 23, 2020
Dr. Stan Matwin shares his views on tracking and tracing and it's impacts on privacy during COVID-19
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  –  Research, Faculty, Awards, 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  –  Research, Faculty, Awards, 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.
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