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Please note that AI4Society is not active at this moment, we appreciate your understanding

Please note that AI4Society is not active at this moment, we appreciate your understanding

Who we are


Amplify the AI-related research activities of the University of Alberta community.

Build learning capacity in Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, and Data Science.

Cultivate pathways of engagement with the community at large.

225 Researchers – 11 Faculties – 87 International institutes – 45 projects – 65 events

Learn more about what we have done for the AI Research Community in 2021 and 2022!



Dr. Eleni Stroulia


Professor – Computing Science
Acting Vice Dean, Faculty of Science

Dr. Geoffrey Rockwell

Associate Director

Professor – Philosophy / Digital Humanities Director – Kule Institute for Advanced Study

Dr. Nicolás Arnáez

Project Coordinator

Assistant Lecturer
Faculty of Arts – Music Department


Find an Expert

Look for a researcher that works on artificial intelligence, machine learning, or data science in a specific field.

Simply type a keyword below and you will find all the AI4Society members working in that area!

Then click further to be taken to their Forum profile

Become a Member

Are you a researcher or student at the University of Alberta?

Does your current research relate to artificial intelligence, machine learning, or data science?

Or, are you interested in developing or participating in a project in this or similar areas?

Student Groups

Looking to get involved in extracurricular activities that relate to artificial intelligence?
Check out these student groups within the University of Alberta.

Undergraduate Artificial
Intelligence Society
Digital Law & Innovation Society
Aerial Robotics Group
Artificial Intelligence in Medicine
Student Society

Students for Machine Learning in Business
Youreka Canada

Our Initiatives


Interdisciplinary research activities, involving large research teams across campus (from several departments and faculties) addressing “grand challenge” problems and pursuing major federal and international grants.

Academic Programs

Teaching and learning initiatives, aimed at developing new materials, workshops, courses, micro-credentials, certificates or programs in the area.


Collaborative activities between units within the University of Alberta or with outside organizations, including businesses, government, and non-governmental organizations.


Exploratory projects by a small group of researchers.

Courses and Programs

Want to learn more about artificial intelligence, machine learning, or data science?

Search our catalogue for courses offered at the University of Alberta in the Fall and Winter semesters.

   News and Events

Go to our events page to learn about future, ongoing and past events organized by AI4Society

Read our Tweets

University of Alberta

Timely Opportunities

Stay informed about our Grants, Funding Opportunities, Call for Works, and similar activities!