Education

Canadian AI Policy & Ethics Education
Nov 07, 2019 ● CBC News Quebec Open to Tweaking Immigration Reforms After Outcry from Leading AI Voice

Tighter rules for which students can stay 'could have a serious impact on AI in Quebec,' Yoshua Bengio says

Canadian AI Education General AI News
Oct 04, 2019 ● Isabelle Kirkwood SFU Gets $17 Million from BC Government to Establish Quantum Research Institute

The Institute will focus on building quantum computing software and algorithms

Canadian AI Education
Sep 18, 2019 ● Isabelle Kirkwood Amii Innovates Announces First Cohort, Looks to Accelerate AI Adoption

Amii Innovates is one of four program areas within Amii

Canadian AI Healthtech Education
Jun 26, 2019 ● Isabelle Kirkwood UWaterloo, Microsoft Partner to Use AI for Socially-Driven Projects

Early projects focus on autistic individuals, aging populations, climate change, and natural disaster response

Canadian AI Education Privacy & Security
Jun 24, 2019 ● Isabelle Kirkwood National Research Council Launches AI, Cybersecurity, IoT Hub in Waterloo

The research hub aims to make new discoveries in AI and IoT, including publications, patents and commercialization

Canadian AI Education
May 20, 2019 ● Shruti Shekar Google invests $500,000 in Actua to develop AI education programs across Canada

The new program will look at how AI will influence future careers beyond just computer science

Canadian AI Education
May 03, 2019 ● Buckley Smith #Kids2030 Initiative To Teach Children How To Use AI And The Ethics Behind It

The initiative is being led by Canadian not-for-profit, Kids Code Jeunesse

Canadian AI Education
Apr 30, 2019 ● Laura Atherton Sister Duo Heading To Winnipeg To Teach Kids About Artificial Intelligence In Agriculture

Karen Hildebrand and Teresa Vallotton using tech to inspire next generation of farmers