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The Council for Artificial Intelligence and Autonomous Systems at Umeå University, RAI

RAI works to strengthen and develop existing research and education in AI at Umeå University.

Open calls

Call: Develop your research ideas on AI and apply for seed money
Call: Develop your research ideas on AI and apply for seed money

Deadline for application is Sunday 11 April.

The council is a university-wide advisory and preparatory body in support of the rector and other university management as well as for the exchange of experience between faculties and teacher training colleges in the field of artificial intelligence and autonomous systems.

The Council is specifically responsible for:

  • produce proposals for the rector on the strategic direction for the university board's investment
  • preparation of proposals for the rector of a university-wide strategy for AI at Umeå University
  • to make proposals to the Rector in priority areas that are to be covered by the initiative decided by the University Board or for other funds and appropriations added to the area
  • to make proposals to the Vice-Chancellor on follow-up of the initiative from the University Board and criteria for these
  • to be coordinating for activities in the area at the university and advising how these are communicated within and outside Umeå University

The council consists of:

President:

Vice-Rector Katrine Riklund, Faculty of Medicine

Members:

Jenny Persson, Faculty of Medicine
Helena Lindgren, Faculty of Science and Technology
Simon Lindgren, Faculty of Social Science
Pär Sundström, Faculty of Arts and Humanities
Ulrika Gustafsson, Faculty of Social Science
Lars Lindsköld, Region Västra Götaland
Marie-Louise Jarlenfors, IKSU

Deputies:

Joacim Rocklöv, Faculty of Medicine
Virginia Dignum, Faculty of Science and Technology
Therese Enarsson, Faculty of Social Science
Marlene Johansson Falck, Faculty of Arts and Humanities