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Aishwarya Agrawal

Aishwarya Agrawal


  • Canada CIFAR AI Chair
  • Pan-Canadian AI Strategy




Faculty Member, Mila; Assistant Professor, Dept. of Computer Science and Operations Research, Université de Montréal (starting 2020)

Computer vision, deep learning, natural language processing, vision and language, visual question answering

Major Contributions/Awards:
Pioneered the new AI sub-field of Visual Question Answering. Google PhD Fellowship 2019 (declined); Facebook PhD Fellowship 2019 (declined); NVIDIA Graduate Fellowship (2018); Rising Star in EECS (2018); Best Poster Award, Object Understanding for Interaction Workshop, International Conference on Computer Vision (2015)

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