UF announces $70 million artificial intelligence partnership with NVIDIA

“Congratulations to the University of Florida and NVIDIA for their announcement today of a transformational partnership to create higher education’s most powerful AI supercomputer and develop a workforce training program that will jumpstart the next generation of discovery and innovation. This initiative will empower students and arm them with new tools to succeed in the 21st century economy. The University of Florida is a top-tier public research university, and I commend NVIDIA for using this opportunity to form this public-private partnership that will exponentially leverage the prior and current investments by the state and federal government in our research at institutions of higher education.”

–U.S. Senator for Florida Marco Rubio 

Originally published by UF News on July 21, 2020

Read full press release here: https://news.ufl.edu/2020/07/nvidia-partnership/