Chief AI Scientist / National Bank of Canada
Manuel Morales became the Chief AI Scientist at the National Bank of Canada in May 2018. The main task of this accomplished researcher from the Université de Montréal will be to head the research and implementation of technological solutions in the area of artificial intelligence at National Bank in order to improve customer experience.
Manuel Morales is currently an Associate Professor in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at the Université de Montréal. He has received several awards for his applied research in machine learning and has contributed to the publication of numerous articles in this field. Mr. Morales devotes half of his time to National Bank, while pursuing his role at the university. Mr. Morales received a Ph.D in Mathematics from Concordia University in 2003.