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Leading AI expert Patrick Winston to visit Qatar
Professor of Artificial Intelligence and Computer Science at Massachusetts Institute of Technology's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory to discuss future of artificial intelligence at joint event.
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Boeing Partners with QCRI for fourth annual Machine Learning and Data Analytics Symposium
This year’s MLDAS will focus on the growing use of deep learning and its potential impacts on the human condition.
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QCRI’s Jalees Reader app launched in more languages
French and German interfaces added for free app which allows users to upload books and read them offline.
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IBM Watson scientist visits Qatar to present platform that “thinks like a human”
Watson’s chief data scientist Romeo Kienzler conducts workshop on question-answering platform at new QCRI event. (Photo: IBM Watson)
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QCRI’s BrailleEasy app launched on iOS store.
Custom one-handed Braille keyboard can be used by both Arabic and English-speaking users, is free and comes with tutorial.
Elgharib pic.jpg  QCRI researcher jointly develops new film-making technique
Technology can recreate films and portraits in the style of different artists’ paintings.
 jorge.jpg QCRI launches RHEEM big data app
Application can draw insights from big data across many software platforms.
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QCRI’s Rayyan app a hit with foreign users
Data analytics system that automates systematic reviews attracts 1,000 users from 50 countries.
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World Humanitarian Summit invites QCRI to showcase research
QCRI’s AIDR technology to feature at inaugural summit’s Innovation Marketplace.
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QCRI in deal with UK’s Speechmatics to take Arabic transcription technology global
Cambridge-based company will use a QCRI product known as QATS to transcribe Arabic broadcasts and audio files into text and subtitles.

In the Media

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Computer vision research aims to identify overweight people from social media face photos

16/03/2017

Researchers from MIT and the Qatar Computing Research Institute have developed a novel new facility in the current rush of interest towards computer vision – an algorithm that can identify overweight...

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Algorithm can create a bridge between Clinton and Trump supporters

20/02/2017

A growing number of people have expressed their concern about high levels of polarization in society. For instance, the World Economic Forum's report on global risks lists the increasing societal ...

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The hero big data needs? Data Civilizer helps scientists conquer the clutter

29/01/2017

Big data is a big deal. With these huge data sets, analysts can gain unprecedented insight into the hidden patterns of fields like physics, healthcare, and finance. Collecting and analyzing this data...

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Events

2017

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QCRI-MIT CSAIL Annual Research Project Review 2017

Download ICS File 27/03/2017 ,

The QCRI – MIT CSAIL Annual Research Project Review is open to the public on Monday, March 27, 2017, at the HBKU Research Complex Multipurpose Room. The annual meeting is a highlight of a ...

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Past Events

MLDAS 2017

(MLDAS 2017) Machine Learning and Data Analytics Symposium

Download ICS File 13/03/2017  - 14/03/2017 , Qatar National Convention Centre

Machine Learning and Data Analytics Symposium - MLDAS 2017 Building on the success of the three previous events , Boeing and QCRI will hold the Fourth Machine Learning and Data Analytics Symposium (...

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Women in Data Science

Download ICS File 03/02/2017 ,

Here's a great chance to learn about the latest data science-related research in multiple domains, as part of a global project. Qatar's WiDS event will be held here at the HBKU Research Complex on ...

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News

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QCRI summer 2017 internship applications open

11/03/2017

The Qatar Computing Research Institute, part of Hamad bin Khalifa University, has announced that applications for its summer internship program have opened. The internships are being offered to ...

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Leading AI expert Patrick Winston to visit Qatar

05/03/2017

Patrick Winston, a Professor of Artificial Intelligence and Computer Science at Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory, is to visit Qatar to ...

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Boeing Partners with QCRI for fourth annual Machine Learning and Data Analytics Symposium (MLDAS)

09/02/2017

The Boeing Company has announced that it will once again partner with the Qatar Computing Research Institute (QCRI), part of Hamad bin Khalifa University, to host the fourth annual Machine Learning ...

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