Saturday, May 25, 2019

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...

Executive Interview: Dr. Russell Greiner, Professor CS and founding Scientific Director of the Alberta...

After earning a PhD from Stanford, Russ Greiner worked in both academic and industrial research before settling at the University of Alberta, where he is now...

Here is An Overview of National AI Strategies

By Tim Dutton, AI Policy Researcher, Medium The race to become the global leader in artificial intelligence (AI) has officially begun. In the past fifteen...

Vancouver’s Strong AI Startup Ecosystem Rests on Academia for Talent Pool, Support from Government...

Vancouver has an AI cluster with over 100 companies developing AI products and services. This AI ecosystem combines several strengths of the region: Vancouver’s...

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...

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...

DarwinAI Emerges from Stealth with Design, Optimization and Explainability Platform for Deep Learning

DarwinAI, a Waterloo, Canada startup creating next generation technologies for Artificial Intelligence development, has announced it is emerging out of stealth with $3M in...

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...

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...