Summer of AI (SAI) is a series of technical events including seminars, workshops, and information sessions, created to:

  • to create a community around AI
  • disseminate AI knowledge efficiently to counter its rapid growth
  • support summer scholars and HDR students undertaking AI related research
  • link up AI skilled students with potential supervisors
  • provide development of AI skills across UQ staff and students
  • kick start AI collaborations across UQ
  • engage with industry within the AI space

The initial set of events is summarised below and the exact details/latest info can be found by joining our Slack channel if you haven’t already (currently 600+ UQ staff and students).

These events are available to UQ Students and Staff only. For more information contact the UQAI Collaboratory.

You can also get the schedule by adding the SAI online calendar here.

Summer of AI Video Series

Watch the video series from the Summer of AI on the UQ Engineering and Computing YouTube channel, or click on the links below. 

  1. Getting Started in AI
    1. Explaining the AI Revolution - What, Why, How and the Future

    2. Crash course in Deep Learning

    3. Deep Learning: Model ZOO

    4. Objection Detection and Data Fusion talks

  2. Probabilistic Stable/Latent Diffusion Models
  3. ChatGPT and Transformers
    1. ChatGPT: Optimising Language Models for Dialogue

    2. Transformers Journal Club

  4. AI Training and Support
    1. High Performance Computing HPC Guide

    2. Model Profiling Performance Tuning

    3. Model Deployment