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Norwegian Open AI Lab

Norwegian Open AI Lab

The Norwegian Open Artificial Intelligence Lab (NAIL) is a hub for research, education and innovation within AI. 

The center is hosted by the Faculty of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering at NTNU in Trondheim. NAIL engages in a variety of research and innovation activities, with several ongoing projects and a strong team of AI researchers.

Moreover, we work to disseminate knowledge about AI to a diverse audience, by organising events and activities. Aiming to develop strong partnerships between academia, students, businesses and public sector organisations, we welcome Norwegian companies and organisations to join us as partners

Events and activities

Events and activities


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We organise various events, targeting both the academic community and the general public. We also engage in innovation and education activities that are open to the public. Check out our open AI activities and events, and subscribe to our newsletter to make sure that you don't miss out on news and upcoming events.

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Upcoming events

Activities fall 2023

More events coming this fall

  • September 7 - Research dissemination workshop in Ålesund
  • October 16 - Onboarding seminar with new partners
  • October 27 - NAIL seminar
  • November - Open AI Day: Partner gathering and Master Thesis Award
  • November 23 - NorwAI/NAIL seminar: Data processing

Schedule is subject to change. More details and other events will be posted in the fall!

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You can now watch "Ukens Aiki" (Norwegian) here! New videos will be posted weekly.

NorwAI info

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NorwAI is a Center for Research-based Innovation (SFI) hosted at NTNU and financed by NFR (2020-2028). It is the largest academic initiative on AI innovation in Norway. Several of the researchers in NorwAI are also affiliated with NAIL and several partners contribute to both initiatives. Read more about NorwAI on their website here.

Elements of AI is coming to Norway


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Gratis kurs om kunstig intelligens på norsk

Lurer på du på hva kunstig intelligens (KI) er? NTNU og Norwegian Open AI Lab tilbyr et online introduksjonskurs om kunstig intelligens. Kurset kombinerer teori med praktiske oppgaver, og du kan fullføre det i ditt eget tempo. Og det er helt gratis! 




Would you like to work with AI at NTNU? Check out the available positions!                                                                          

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