Samsung AI Center – Moscow is the first institution in Russia focused directly on artificial intelligence (AI), where Russia’s strengths and capabilities in fundamental sciences, especially mathematics and physics, are brought together with Samsung global R&D strategy.
Samsung AI Center - Moscow is led by Dr. Anton Konushin who is world-known AI Computer Vision expert and associate professor at Moscow State University and Higher School of Economics. In Addition, Dr. Dmitry Vetrov who is top experts for machine learning in Russia is leading the research on Machine Learning, Visual Understanding and Multimodal Data Analysis at Samsung AI Center - Moscow.
In 2018, the Moscow AI Center won the competition at NeurIPS (Neural Information Processing Systems), the world's largest conference on artificial intelligence. And in 2019, articles on technologies created at the AI Center were accepted at leading conferences on computer vision, machine learning and robotics, namely CVPR (Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition), ICCV (International Conference on Computer Vision), NeurIPS, ICML (International Conference on Machine Learning), ICLR (International Conference on Learning Representations), and IROS (International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems). Samsung AI Center – Moscow has also become the basis for promoting the company's educational initiatives. For example, in the summer the AI Bootcamp Summer School and the Bayesian Deep Learning Summer School (Deep | Bayes Summer School) are held at the AI Center.