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Mar 10, 2021 ● Vector Institute A Telus AI agent approached sustainability like a chess game

Vector’s industry innovation team worked with the Advanced Analytics & AI Team at Telus to unlock energy efficiencies by using reinforcement learning to manage environmental controls.

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Mar 04, 2021 ● BetaKit Deloitte To Launch AI Institute Initiative In Canada

Deloitte is set to launch a new artificial intelligence (AI)-focused virtual initiative in Canada, aimed to foster research and AI adoption across industries.

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Mar 03, 2021 ● BetaKit Government commits $518 Million to Canada Foundation for Innovation to fund research projects

The Government of Canada has committed $518 million in research infrastructure funding through the Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI).

Canadian AI Mobility Future of Work
Feb 13, 2021 ● Business Chief Bell Canada: enabling AI/ML powered networks

George Iskenderian, director of Big Data and AI/ML at Bell Canada, is putting data and AI/ML at the heart of telecoms. He explains why it’s the right decision

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Nov 04, 2019 ● Luc Vallée and Gaël Campan AI Will Create More and Better Jobs Than It Displaces

Despite making for eye-catching headlines, fears of AI creating massive unemployment are largely exaggerated

Canadian AI Opinion Future of Work
Aug 27, 2019 ● Beth Porter Why You Need AI Now (In a Nutshell)

Riff Learning's founder argues why adopting AI now is critical for businesses looking to stay competitive

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Jul 25, 2019 ● Alana Semuels Tech Companies Say it's Too Hard to Hire High-Skilled Immigrants in the U.S. — So They're Growing in Canada Instead

Many believe Canada’s immigration policies have made it far easier to hire skilled foreign workers here compared to the United States

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Jul 15, 2019 ● Isabelle Kirkwood Karen HR Acquired by Alexander Mann Solutions

Karen's solution was launched in 2017 and aims to boost candidate engagement in the recruitment process