Congratulations to TD’s Layer 6 on Winning Spotify RecSys Challenge 2018

July 26, 2018

On behalf of the Vector Institute, I am delighted to extend our sincere congratulations to TD’s Layer 6 on winning the prestigious Recsys challenge for the second year in a row, making them the first team to win back-to-back. As founding partners of the Vector Institute, the TD Layer 6 team, including Vector co-founders Jordan Jacobs and Tomi Poutanen, are examples of brilliant researchers and driven entrepreneurs who are driving Canada’s AI ecosystem forward. We are proud to be working with this kind of talent and look forward to many more successes!

Dr. Garth Gibson, President and Chief Executive Officer


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