Ministerpräsident of Baden-Württemberg, Winfried Kretschmann, and delegation hear about the Center for Learning Systems during their visit to ETH Zurich.
On Thursday April 28, 2022, Ministerpräsident Kretschmann and a delegation from Baden-Württemberg visited ETH Zurich as part of a two-day visit to Zurich and Basel. During the visit the delegates were informed about ETH activities in the fields of AI, medical research and robotics.
As part of the two-hour program, delegates heard from CLS Co-Director Thomas Hofmann, who spoke about the concept and progress of CLS as a successful example of a cooperation between ETH Zurich and Baden-Württemberg. CLS Co-Director Bernhard Schölkopf went on to talk about the role of CLS as the nucleus of a European network of AI researchers, from which the ELLIS network with its successful doctoral program has grown. Finally, Alex Ilic described the goals and structure of the ETH AI Center.
Go to the press release of the Staatsministerium Baden-Württemberg.