The 2023 recipient of the Feigenbaum Prize is Milind Tambe, for high-impact contributions to the field of artificial intelligence through innovation and achievement in socially beneficial applications of AI in security, healthcare, and conservation.
Tuomas Sandholm of Carnegie Mellon University wins 2023 AAAI Award for Artificial Intelligence for the Benefit of Humanity
Since 2021, the AAAI Award for Artificial Intelligence for the Benefit of Humanity has recognized the positive impacts of artificial intelligence to protect, enhance, and improve human life in meaningful ways with long-lived effects. This year, the AAAI Awards Committee is pleased to announce that the 2023 recipient of the award and $25,000 prize is […]
The 37th AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence Aims to Build Bridges
Washington, DC, USA (January 24, 2023) – AAAI announced today the winners of its 2023 awards that will be presented at the 37th Annual Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI-23). This event will be held in person at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, DC from February 7-14, 2023. Several awards will be given, […]
Duke Computer Scientist Wins $1 Million Artificial Intelligence Prize, A ‘New Nobel’
Duke professor Cynthia Rudin is the second recipient of the AAAI Squirrel AI Award for pioneering socially responsible AI. She is being cited for “pioneering scientific work in the area of interpretable and transparent AI systems in real-world deployments, the advocacy for these features in highly sensitive areas such as social justice and medical diagnosis, and serving as a role model for researchers and practitioners.”
Regina Barzilay wins $1m Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence Squirrel AI Award
Professor Regina Barzilay of MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL), is the first winner of the Squirrel AI Award for Artificial Intelligence for the Benefit of Humanity, in recognition for her work developing machine learning models to develop antibiotics and other drugs, and to detect and diagnose breast cancer at early stages.
AAAI and Squirrel AI Learning Announce the Establishment of US$1M Annual Award for Societal Impact of Artificial Intelligence
The Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence (AAAI) and Squirrel AI Learning announced the establishment of a new $1M annual award for societal benefits of AI.