VP of AI Research, Associate Professor, NVIDIA, University of Toronto
Sanja Fidler is a VP of AI Research at NVIDIA, leading NVIDIA’s research lab in Toronto. Sanja is also an Associate Professor at the Department of Mathematical and Computational Science, University of Toronto, which she joined in 2014. She received the NVIDIA Pioneer of AI award, Amazon Academic Research Award, Facebook Faculty Award, and the Connaught New Researcher Award. In 2018 she was appointed as the Canadian CIFAR AI Chair. Her work on AI-powered data annotation won the Best Paper Honorable Mention at CVPR’17. Her main research interests are computer vision, VR/AR, and neural graphics.