Yoshua Bengio, October 27, 2016
1964 (age 53–54)|
|Alma mater||McGill University|
|Known for||Deep Learning, Neural machine translation, Generative Adversarial Networks, Word embeddings, Denoising Auto-Encoders, neural language models, Curriculum Learning, Learning to learn|
|Institutions||Université de Montréal|
|Thesis||Artificial Neural Networks and their Application to Sequence Recognition (1991)|
|Doctoral advisor||Renato de Mori|
|Notable students||Ian Goodfellow, Hugo Larochelle, Pascal Vincent, Nicolas Chapados, Kyunghyun Cho, Antoine Bordes, Aaron Courville, Samy Bengio, Narjes Boufaden|
Bengio received his Bachelor of Engineering (electrical engineering), Master of Science (computer science) and PhD (computer science) from McGill University. He was a post-doctoral fellow at MIT (under Michael I. Jordan) and AT&T Bell Labs. Bengio has been a faculty member at the Université de Montréal since 1993, heads the MILA (Montreal Institute for Learning Algorithms) and is co-director of the Learning in Machines & Brains project of the Canadian Institute for Advanced Research.
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- Bengio, Yoshua. "CV". Département d'informatique et de recherche opérationnelle. Université de Montréal. Retrieved July 31, 2016.
- "Order of Canada honorees desire a better country". The Globe and Mail. June 30, 2017.
- "Royal Society of Canada". December 16, 2017.
- "Prix du Quebec". December 16, 2017.
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