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Artificial Intelligence at Umeå University

AI, or artificial intelligence, is about systems and technologies that can analyze their environment and more or less independently take action to achieve a specific goal. At Umeå University, research and education in AI has been conducted since the 1970s. Today, close to 100 researchers and teachers work in the field of AI and they are found at all faculties - medicine, science, social sciences and humanities.

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Research and Researchers within AI

Umeå University has world-leading researchers who work in national and international AI-projects.
AI staff

Nearly 100 researchers and teachers at Umeå University are involved in areas related to AI.

AI research

Many of our AI projects fall under major national research programs.

AI projects

Read more about Umeå University's research in AI that spans a large number of areas.

What is artficial intelligence?

What is AI and how does it affect our lives today?

Education, training and collaboration within AI

At Umeå University, you can take courses and training to increase your competence in AI. We also collaborate with companies and organizations.
AI education

Umeå University is offering number courses in artificial intelligence.

AI Network

Collaborations in various forms are very important for the development of AI.

The Council for AI and Autonomous Systems, RAI

Works to strengthen and develop research and education in AI at Umeå University.


Seminars: All you want to know about Artificial Intelligence.

Latest news on AI at Umeå university

Software Engineering and Security in focus

Meet Alexandre Bartel, new professor in Software Engineering and Security at Umeå University.

New comprehensive ecosystem of qualified AI research

New decision from Vice-Chancellor about AI.

Can AI Fight Cancer?

That issue, and others, were discussed by researchers at the Faculty of Medicine's AI Day.

Socially intelligent systems in collaboration with humans

Helena Lindgren's research comprises basic research in AI and applications for increased health.

Algorithms that generate algorithms

Paolo Bientinesi was installed as professor for High-Performance Computing in 2019.

Real AI is Social AI

In 2019 Frank Dignum was inaugurated Professor of Artificial Intelligence at Umeå University.

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