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InstaDeep Co-Founders honoured as ambassadors of Tunisian talent and innovation

Karim Beguir and Zohra Slim have been honoured as ambassadors of talent and innovation this week, highlighting the success of InstaDeep as a “message of hope” to young Tunisians. The award recognised InstaDeep’s exceptional company trajectory as an inspiration and example of international excellence. It follows the company’s recent acquisition by BioNTech and is testament… Read more »

New research from InstaDeep, NVIDIA and the Technical University of Munich beats expectations, provides new insights into genomics research

InstaDeep is pleased to announce a new collaboration with the Technical University of Munich and NVIDIA, using the UK-based Cambridge-1 supercomputer to train large language models (LLMs) on diverse genomic datasets to examine the impact of model scale and data diversity on downstream task performance.   As part of the work, multiple foundation models for genomics… Read more »

InstaDeep 2022: A year in review

2022 was a big year for InstaDeep. From start to finish, the team has broken records, created innovative software products and applications to solve some of the world’s most complex problems, written original and highly impactful research, and organised major events around the world – all as part of the mission to build an AI-First… Read more »

InstaDeep hits a new record, taking five papers to New Orleans for NeurIPS 2022

InstaDeep is pleased to announce that a record five of its AI research papers have been accepted for presentation at the Thirty-sixth Annual Conference on Neural Information Processing Systems (NeurIPS 2022) with two papers in the main track and three workshop papers, including one authored in collaboration with BioNTech as part of our joint AI Innovation… Read more »

InstaDeep participe au XVIIIème Sommet de la Francophonie 2022 et remporte le prix “FEF Djerba 2022”

Karim Beguir, Cofondateur et CEO d’InstaDeep a été invité au Forum Économique de la Francophonie “FEF Djerba 2022” en marge du XVIIIème Sommet de la Francophonie organisé à Djerba du 19 au 21 novembre. Ce forum fut une excellente occasion de rencontrer les principaux acteurs de l’écosystème tech et de débattre autour de l’innovation scientifique… Read more »

InstaDeep Hosts Biggest-Ever AI Hack

During the last week of August, the Rades Omnisports Arena in Tunis was filled with the sound of 1000+ competitors, plus several hundred mentors, volunteers and support staff for an intense three-day AI Hack Tunisia, the largest event of its type ever held in the MEA region. The hard work was accompanied by impromptu and… Read more »

Africa’s AI community gathers in Tunis for Deep Learning Indaba

Empowering African AI talent at in-person event for the first time post-covid InstaDeep played a key role as co-organiser of the Deep Learning Indaba, Africa’s biggest AI and machine learning workshop and conference this summer. Around 400 researchers, scientists, developers, academics and startup founders from across Africa attended the event at Sup’Com, the Higher School… Read more »

DeepChain Team reinforce presence in Boston at Drug Discovery Summit

The DeepChain team recently attended the Drug Discovery in AI Summit in Boston, MA, to exhibit their powerful protein design platform.  The event attracted a strong mix of bio and pharma professionals, all keen on learning how innovative solutions like DeepChain could help them improve and accelerate their drug discovery process. The team were led… Read more »

InstaDeep and Imperial College present three joint papers on Quality-Diversity at GECCO

Each year, the Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO) gathers the leading global experts in the domain of genetic and evolutionary computing. This year, InstaDeep’s research team presented two main conference papers and one workshop paper at the event, which took place in Boston, MA between 9-13 July. The three works result from a close… Read more »

InstaDeep CEO stresses AI is critical for Africa on panel with Ghana’s President; named inaugural Disrupters Club member

InstaDeep’s Co-Founder and CEO Karim Beguir joined Ghana’s president, Nigeria’s vice-president, the IFC’s managing director and other high-ranking officials onstage at the 2022 Africa CEO Forum, to deliver his message that AI is a critical technology for Africa’s development and economic sovereignty in the 21st century. The annual forum took place in Abidjan – in-person,… Read more »