iFlytek Endowed Chair

Dr. Hui Jiang is a Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the Lassonde School of Engineering and the iFlytek Endowed Chair. The iFlytek Endowed Chair was established as a result of the generous $1.5 million donation from China-based software firm iFlytek in support of technology research at Lassonde. This funding will create the iFlytek Laboratory for Neural Computing and Machine Learning (iNCML) as well as a professorship position to lead research in this field at Lassonde.

Based in China’s Anhui Province, iFlytek is a speech-recognition software developer that offers voice-based internet and mobile products in the education, communication, music, intelligent toys industries, and e-governance.

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