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April 9, 2018 by Stephen Law

U of Waterloo launches Artificial Intelligence Institute

The University of Waterloo has launched the Waterloo Artificial Intelligence Institute, bringing together a large group of researchers and businesses to advance technology and prepare Canada for future economic disruption.  Waterloo AI uniquely focuses on end-to-end innovation ranging from foundational…
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April 6, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

Element AI expands into Toronto

Montreal-based Element AI continues its expansion plans by officially opening their second Canadian office in Toronto
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January 21, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

Montreal to host AI forum this spring

AI Forum:  Achieving business success with the use of artificial intelligence
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January 11, 2018 by Stephen Law

Gartner highlights 10 uses for AI-powered smartphones

Analysts predict 80% of smartphones shipped will have on-device AI capabilities by 2022
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December 29, 2017 by EP&T Magazine

Crea.vision to launch artificial intelligence computer vision sensor

British-Canadian AI startup Crea.vision will participate in the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas to showcase their technology that will make indoor location-based services more reliable, autonomous, and hacker-proof.  Home automation has moved from sci-fi movies into ordinary peoples’ lives.…
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December 15, 2017 by EP&T Magazine

AI will create more jobs than it eliminates: Gartner report

AI will create 2.3-million jobs in 2020, while eliminating 1.8-million
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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
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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
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October 10, 2017 by EP&T Magazine

Gartner lists top 10 strategic technology trends for 2018

Analysts explore Top Industry Trends at Gartner Symposium/ITxpo 2017, October 1-5 in Orlando
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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…
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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…
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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