End of year Director's message 2021
In her End of Year Director's Message, Professor Joanna Batstone highlights all the accomplishments and achievements of the Institute over the past year.
Detecting retinal diseases with advanced AI technology
A group of international researchers have developed an AI system that can detect and monitor retinal diseases on a larger scale.
Data Futures Institute Affiliates amongst Monash recipients of NHMRC Grants worth $43m
More than 30 researchers from across Monash were awarded a total of $43m in NHMRC Investigator Grants.
Monash researchers discover how to restore carbon-rich peatlands using Rapid Evidence Review method
Monash University researchers have applied the Rapid Evidence Review method for the first time to peatland conservation and suggest the technique can be applied to other environmental problems.
MDFI to be the Premier Partner for Women in AI Awards 2022 ANZ
Monash Data Futures Institute (MDFI) has been announced as the Premier Partner for Women in AI (WAI) Awards 2022 Australia-New Zealand.
Bias in Artificial Intelligence: Teaching machines to think responsibly
If humans are programming AI, are we stuck with the human biases that inadvertently work their way into AI systems? Listen to the second podcast in the ‘What Happens Next?’ series.
Bias in Artificial Intelligence: Are our machines a little too human?
AI is built by humans, and its algorithms are sometimes guided by very human biases. The more we rely on automated decision-making, the more often we see examples of AI demonstrating prejudice.
Monash Data Futures Institute Seed Grants for Global Challenges
The Monash Data Futures Institute is proud to announce the funding of 15 seed grant projects deploying AI and Data Science to tackle major research Global Challenges.