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Turing Award presented to Yann LeCun, Geoffrey Hinton, and Yoshua Bengio

Facebook’s Chief AI Scientist, Yann LeCun, is one of three recipients of this year’s Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) A.M. Turing Award. Sharing the honor is Yoshua Bengio (MILA and University of Montreal) and Geoffrey Hinton (Google, Vector Institute, and University of Toronto). Often referred to as the Nobel Prize of computing, the award recognizes the group’s conceptual and...