Canadian oil and gas companies are ramping up investment in artificial intelligence and related digital technologies.
Topic: artificial intelligence
Cisco invests $15 million to expand its digital technology operations and enhance workforce education in Western Canada.
The Alberta government is committing $100 million over five years to attract more AI companies to invest in the province.
The Montreal-based artificial intelligence supercluster SCALE.AI has appointed Julien Billot as its CEO.
The Quebec Institute of Artificial Intelligence (Mila) officially opened its new premises in a converted textile factory in Montreal, alongside other key players in the local AI ecosystem.
Automotive R&D and innovation is growing in the Toronto-Waterloo technology corridor, despite General Motors Oshawa assembly plant closing.
The University of Alberta will create an AI supercomputing hub, with a $2.5-million investment from Western Economic Diversification.
The venture capital community in Canada was upbeat in the second quarter of the year, investing in 116 deals from 112 in the first quarter. But the value of investments dropped by 7% to only US$900 million compared to the first quarter. Still, the latest MoneyTree report by PwC Canada and CB Insights noted a…
The federal government has released a new National Cyber Security Strategy based in part on a Cyber Review with public consultations conducted in 2016 and first announced in Budget 2018.
G7 Leaders have committed to act on key issues brought to their attention by the science, technology and innovation (STI) community, particularly around artificial intelligence (AI) and climate change. However, the US stayed away from any further climate change commitments, while Canada’s STI stakeholders are asking for action beyond signatures on a piece of paper.