Our Centre

CARTE is the hub for analytics and AI translation at the #1 engineering school in Canada.

As the hub for collaborations and partnerships in analytics and artificial intelligence at The University of Toronto's Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, we conduct state-of-the-art research while nurturing the next generation of engineering talent. We seek to translate and commercialize effective solutions in engineering and be a catalyst for our partners to make a significant and lasting impact in the global marketplace.


Engineering impact through Analytics and Artificial Intelligence (AI)


  • To facilitate collaborative, cross-disciplinary basic and translational research in Analytics & AI
  • Attract, educate and develop expert personnel in Analytics & AI
  • Be a catalyst for partners to make a significant & lasting impact in the global marketplace

Guiding Principles

  • Advancing analytics & AI research
  • Training analytics & AI experts
  • Making impact through analytics & AI

Our Team

CARTE Steering Committee


Timothy Chan (MIE)



Margaret Cheng (IBBME/ECE)


Stark Draper (ECE)


Elias Khalil (MIE)


Shoshanna Saxe (CivMin)


Assistant Director - Somayeh Sedat

Somayeh Sadat

Assistant Director


Alex Olsen

Research Associate

Our Impact


Our Research


Have a question or interested in a partnership? Reach out to us via email at carte@utoronto.ca.

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