News and Blog
Here we list updates abut the PLAI Group. These include articles written by ourselves, and link to external news by other sources. External links will open in a new tab.
We are looking for a full-time post-doctoral fellow to work with Professor’s Frank Wood and Trevor Campbell on the Machine Learning for Data-centric Manufacturing project, led by the UBC Data Science Institute and the Composite Research Network. The position will be for 12 months, and may be extended by mutual agreement and funding availability. Salary […]
The PLAI group project “Planning as Inference in Epidemiological Dynamics Models” has been awarded CIFAR’s AI and COVID-19 Catalyst Grant to support continued modeling as it applies to COVID-19. More information about the CIFAR Catalyst Grants for COVID-19 available here. About the Project The COVID-19 pandemic has exposed several weaknesses in public health preparedness in […]
Welcome to the website for the Programming Languages for Artificial Intelligence Group at UBC! PLAI Group performs applied probabilistic machine learning for real-world applications using tools and techniques from deep probabilistic programming. PLAI works with partners across the academic, public and private sectors developing production-quality, open-sourced software for computational neuroscience, image recognition, robotics and AI. With this […]