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Sheila McIlraith


  • Canada CIFAR AI Chair
  • Pan-Canadian AI Strategy


Faculty Member, Vector Institute; Professor, Dept. of Computer Science, University of Toronto

automated planning and search,  causality, ethical AI, human-compatible AI, interpretability, knowledge representation, reinforcement learning, representation learning

Major Contributions/Awards:
Pioneering work in automated planning and diagnosis, Best Demo Award, International Conference on Automated Planning and Scheduling (2018); SWSA Ten Year Award (2011), Fellow, Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence (2011)

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