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November 22, 2017 by EP&T Magazine

Borealis AI to open Montreal lab

McGill professor Jackie Cheung to act as academic advisor
October 12, 2017 by Dr. Michael Mayberry corporate vice president and managing director of Intel Labs at Intel Corp.

Intel’s self-learning chip promises to accelerate AI

Intel introduces first-of-its-kind self-learning chip codenamed Loihi
September 19, 2017 by Stephen Law

Facebook unveils major AI commitment to CIFAR

Facebook announced a major investment with CIFAR, a result of the Institute’s leadership in the field of artificial intelligence (AI). The US$2.625 million investment over five years will continue Facebook’s support of CIFAR’s Learning in Machines & Brains program and…
September 14, 2017 by Stephen Law

24-7 Intouch invests in AI tech jobs in Manitoba

24-7 Intouch, a global leader in contact center solutions, announced today its investment in Artificial Intelligence (AI) and the creation of new technology jobs in Manitoba.  The Company plans to leverage AI, Bots, Robotic Process Automation and Machine Learning technology…
September 8, 2017 by Stephen Law

Element AI and Automat partner on comprehensive AI capabilities

Partnership extends Element AI's offering to include Automat's leading Conversational Marketing Cloud platform and augments Automat's capabilities with Element AI's enterprise grade AI solutions
July 26, 2017 by EP&T Magazine

AI accelerates in Canada

Record high investments in AI in the past five years, according to the MoneyTree Canada report
May 26, 2017 by Stephen Law

Automotive artificial intelligence continues to climb

Investment in AI Software, Hardware, and Services Will Enable Autonomous Driving in Addition to Personalized Services, Predictive Maintenance, Localization and Mapping, and Numerous Other Automotive Use Cases
April 7, 2017 by Stephen Law

Artificial intelligence research institute launched in Toronto

Vector Institute to anchor Canada as a global economic supercluster
April 7, 2017 by Stephen Law

Magna commits investment of $5M in AI research institute

Investment supports Magna's AI strategy in manufacturing and autonomous driving
March 10, 2017 by Stephen Law

Amazon backs Waterloo student program to advance operational AI

Engineering students at the University of Waterloo will apply classroom lessons in artificial intelligence (AI) to help develop new uses for a voice-activated virtual assistant system in a program funded by Amazon. Waterloo is one of just four North American…
January 26, 2017 by Stephen Law

New program commits $5M+ to build Canada’s AI ecosystem

NextAI, a global innovation program for artificial intelligence-related ventures, and talented teams from around the world have been invited to Canada to leverage the nation’s leadership in AI and are provided with capital, mentorship, education and networking opportunities. NextAI recently announced…
December 8, 2016 by Stephen Law

Program aims to build Canada’s AI ecosystem

NEXT Canada, a national non-profit organization committed to advancing Canadian entrepreneurship, launched NextAI, a program designed to bring together Canadian and international talent in the field of Artificial Intelligence (AI). By providing seed capital, expert advice, and sector-specific tools, program…