Person: Dr Meric Gertler

LG Electronics launches new AI Lab in Toronto

Korean tech giant, LG Electronics Inc. (LG) is launching the “LG Electronics AI Research Lab”, an extension of LG’s existing AI Research Lab in Silicon Valley, at the Univ of Toronto. The new facility is the latest LG AI lab, joining existing labs in South Korea, India, and Russia, as a part of LG’s growing…

Dr Meric Gertler

Dr Meric Gertler has been appointed president of the Univ of Toronto, replacing Dr David Naylor who is stepping down after eight years. Gertler is currently dean of the university’s faculty of arts and science and a professor in the department of geography which he joined in 1983. He is a world renowned expert in…

Dr Mark Poznansky

Dr Mark Poznansky, president and CEO of the Ontario Genomics Institute, has been awarded a lifetime achievement award from Life Sciences Ontario. More than 20 years of Poznansky’s 37-year career has been spent in the Ontario life sciences sector helping to attract millions in research funding and create hundreds of jobs. Past positions include CEO…