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Dr. Karon MacLean Appointed CRC Chair

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July 7, 2022

Dr. Karon MacLean has been appointed as a Canada Research Chair (CRC) in Interactive Human Systems Design, Tier 1 (senior) from the Canada Research Chairs program during the 2022 CRC appointments. Dr. Karon MacLean is a professor in the...

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Dr. Alla Sheffer Named ACM Fellow

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July 7, 2022

Dr. Alla Sheffer’s exceptional contributions in computer graphics research have been recognized by the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) through her appointment as the sole Canadian representative of the 71 named ACM Fellows for ...

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Dr. Gujarati wins Best Paper at QRS 2021

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July 7, 2022

UBC was well represented at the 21st IEEE International Conference on Software Quality, Reliability, and Security (QRS 2021).  Dr. Arpan Gujarati and colleagues were awarded the Best Paper Award for their paper on machine learning r...

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18 CAIDA Members Among the World's Top 2 Percent of Most-Cited Scientists


July 6, 2022

25 researchers in UBC’s computer science department have been included in Stanford’s list of top 2% most-cited scientists.  The Stanford ranking is based on the bibliometric information (citation metrics) contained in the Scopus dat...

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Dr. Muhammad Abdul-Mageed Appointed CRC Chair

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June 30, 2022

Dr. Muhammad Abdul-Mageed has been named a Canada Research Chair in Natural Language Processing and Machine Learning during the 2022 CRC appointments. Dr. Abdul-Mageed is an assistant professor in the School of Information and Departmen...

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CVPR 2022 Accepted Papers

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April 22, 2022

From June 19th through 24th some of the top researchers working in computer vision will gather in-person and virtually for IEEE/CVF’s annual international conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR).  This hybrid co...

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UBC Killam Research Prizes Awarded to CAIDA Members

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April 14, 2022

The research excellence and scholarly achievements of two of CAIDA’s members has recently been recognized as recipients of UBC’s 2021 Faculty Research Awards.  Raymond Ng (Computer Science) and Mark Schmidt (Computer Science) have b...

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AAAI 2022 Accepted Papers

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January 7, 2022

This year marks the 36th Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence (AAAI) Conference.  The annual AAAI Conference is a prestigious artificial intelligence conference that aims to promote AI research excellence and e...

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CAIDA's JEDI Initiative

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December 10, 2021

In 2021 CAIDA, alongside nine other research clusters at UBC, formed the Justice, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (JEDI) Health Cluster Alliance.  The goal of this alliance is to learn about inequity and oppression in a post-seconda...

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NeurIPS 2021 Accepted Papers

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November 17, 2021

This year marks the 35th annual Conference on Neural Information Processing Systems (NeurIPS): a workshop and conference hosted by the Neural Information Processing Systems Foundation that celebrates the work being done in artificia...

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