To improve the quality of human life with breakthrough research in AI and to comprehensively equip future AI practitioners and scientists.

The CHAI mission is to:

  • Conduct transformative research on computing systems capable of tasks that ordinarily require human intelligence or enable humans to perform effectively.
  • Work toward the development of AI systems that are continually learning, trustworthy, and capable of solving complex tasks with minimal resources.

CHAI’s goal is to propel RIT forward in the following ways:

  • Advance research in AI
  • Grow AI research output and investment at scale
  • Be a magnet for attracting top-tier faculty and graduate students in AI
  • Increase collaboration within RIT
  • Position RIT to participate in AI’s Grand Challenges