Friday, December 14, 2018

AI in Edmonton: Home to Reinforcement Learning

Edmonton, Home to Reinforcement Learning, now a Foundation of AI, is Retaining AI Talent, Attracting Investment Including DeepMind The capital of Edmonton in the Canadian...

Executive Interview: Dr. Foteini Agrafioti, Head of Borealis AI and Chief Science Officer, RBC

Combining Fundamental and Applied AI Research to Create Opportunity for Canada Dr. Agrafioti is the Chief Science Officer at RBC and Head of Borealis AI. She...

Montreal-Toronto AI Startups Have Wide Range of Focus

Includes Healthcare, Biomed, Text Analysis, Legal Research, Image Analysis, Drug Discovery, Education Canada has made a commitment for many years to the study of AI...

With its Academics, Culture of Collaboration, Access to Capital, Concern with Social Impact, Montreal...

With its confluence of academics, international accessibility, culture of collaboration, many startups and access to capital, Montreal may be poised to become the next...

AI Ecosystem in Toronto a Model: Region’s AI Talent Attracting Support From Investors, Major...

The thriving AI ecosystem in Toronto can serve as a model for other tech hubs. The system is underpinned by the region’s AI talent...

Edmonton Startup using AI to Fix ‘Broken Meetings’

Meetings cost time and money to run, and many of them are unnecessary, says Testfire Labs CEO Dave Damer. His solution: the company's AI...

Canada’s AI Initiative Brings Together Government, Academia, Industry In Quest to Expand National Economy

Canada has emerged as a front-runner in AI development. The country has declared a national initiative around AI, pouring hundreds of millions of dollars...

Executive Interview: Yoshua Bengio of MILA, University of Montreal

Combining AI Research, Business Collaboration, Thoughts on Impact of AI on Society Yoshua Bengio is among the most cited Canadian computer scientists. He is the author of...

Mission of Creative Destruction Lab Founder is to Create a Canadian AI Ecosystem

Dr. Ajay Agrawal is the Peter Munk Professor of Entrepreneurship, Professor of Strategic Management, and founder of the Creative Destruction Lab at the University of...