Global R&D Network

AI Center - Toronto


The greater Toronto area is the epicenter of machine learning, and is one of the world’s foremost hubs for AI research and development. It is home not only to world-class talents but also to some of the most innovative start-ups in the field of artificial intelligence.
AIC Toronto will serve as a center of excellence for collaborative research in Canada. As the second Samsung AI center to be established in North America, the center will work in collaboration with AIC Silicon Valley for AI research in the region under the supervision of Dr. Larry Heck. AIC Toronto will support the development of cutting-edge AI technologies for existing Samsung products and services, as well as enable new businesses.

Toronto AI Center

People

People

Sven DickinsonLeader of Samsung AI Center - Toronto

Experience

2007 - Present
Professor, Department of Computer Science, Univ. of Toronto
2010 - 2015
Chair, Department of Computer Science, Univ. of Toronto
2000 - 2007
Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science, Univ. of Toronto
1995 - 2000
Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science and Rutgers Center for Cognitive Science (RuCCS), Rutgers University
1994 - 1995
Assistant Research Professor, Rutgers Center for Cognitive Science (RuCCS), Rutgers University
1991 - 1994
Research Associate, Artificial Intelligence Laboratory, Department of Computer Science, University of Toronto
1985 - 1991
Graduate Research Assistant, Computer Vision Laboratory, Univ. of Maryland
1984 - 1985
OCR Software Engineer, DEST Corporation
1983 - 1984
Image Processing Software Engineer, Grinnell Corporation

Research Field

Computer Vision, Human Vision, Object Recognition, Shape Perception, Perceptual Grouping, Language-Vision Integration, Artificial Intelligence

Publications

News

AI Center - Toronto