IBM Research
AI Residency Program

The IBM Research AI Residency Program is a 12-month program that provides opportunity for scientists,engineers,domain experts,and entrepreneurs to conduct innovative research and development on important and emerging topics in artificial intelligence.

About the AI Residency Program

The IBM Research AI Residency Program is a 12-month program that provides opportunity for scientists,engineers,domain experts,and entrepreneurs to conduct innovative research and development on important and emerging topics in artificial intelligence.The program aims at creating and investigating novel approaches in AI that progress capabilities towards significant technical and real-world challenges.

AI Residents will work closely with IBM Research scientists and are expected to fully complete a project within the 12-month residency.The results of the project may include publications in top AI conferences and journals,development of prototypes demonstrating important new AI functionality,and fielding of working AI systems.

Program details


Logistics

Deadline

March 31,2019

Stipend

Provided by IBM

Locations

IBM T.J.Watson Research Center(Yorktown Heights,NY)

IBM Research Cambridge Lab(Cambridge,MA)

MIT-IBM Watson AI Lab(Cambridge,MA)

Almaden Research Center(San Jose,CA)


Program dates

Starts(earliest)

June 1,2019

Ends

12-months from start


Requirements

Online application

500-word statement of research interest and goals

Research goals should align to keyfocus area(s)

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Research focus areas

Deep Learning
Artificial Neural Networks,Transfer Learning,Few-Shot/One-Shot Learning,Neural Architecture Search,Generative Methods,Reinforcement Learning

Natural Language Processing and Understanding
Question&Answering,Reading and Listening Comprehension,Dialog

Multi-modal Perception
Vision,Speech,Audio

Knowledge and Reasoning
Knowledge/Graph Embeddings,Neural Reasoning,Learning and Reasoning

Trust in AI
Causal Modeling,Explanability,Fairness,Robustness

Scaling
Distributed Learning,Mixed Precision Computation,HW Acceleration,AI+Quantum Computing

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