Year-out Annual Report 2020-2021

August 30, 2021

With the launch of the Digital Transformation Institute in March 2020, the new organization immediately set its sights on advancing technologies to mitigate the impacts of COVID-19 and future pandemics. Working with consortium universities and industry partners, the Institute has built a community of researchers shaping the Science of Digital Transformation.

2020-2021 By the Numbers

  • $9.8M awarded for 47 pioneering AI research projects at leading universities
  • 2 Calls for Proposals, for COVID-19 mitigation and for energy efficiency and climate security
  • 2 new academic partners, including first international university
  • 3 new industry partners
  • 6 multi-day, deep-dive, live-streamed workshops open to the public
  • 40 leading researcher seminars open to the public
  • 100+ hours of recordings at

2020-2021 Annual Report