Leadership Archives - Page 2

Google’s Gradient Venture makes first lead investment with Canadian AI startup

The first Canadian recipient of an investment from Google's Gradient Ventures says Canada "has a strong foundation" of artificial intelligence...

August 28th, 2018 Shruti Shekar

Complacency in corporate culture and the role of security in digital transformation

A shift in corporate culture is one of the best ways to accelerate an organization’s digital transformation. Complacency can hamstring...

August 23rd, 2018 IT World Canada

Hiring for tech jobs not easy, Canadian tech leaders claim

Technology jobs are a hot topic right now, with companies hiring more workers for tech jobs than for any other...

August 21st, 2018 Meagan Simpson

Most financial institutions embracing digital transformation in theory, but not practice: OpenText

A new report by OpenText and ITWC has found that when it comes to digital transformation, Canada's financial institutions are...

August 20th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

Connection Silicon Valley bridges networking gap between Canada and Silicon Valley

In a male-dominated industry, Joanne Fedeyko, CEO of Connection Silicon Valley (CSV), believes it’s really important for women “to be...

August 20th, 2018 Shruti Shekar

Learn from the best with the 2018 ITWC Digital Transformation Awards hub

With the conclusion of ITWC's 2018 Digital Transformation Conference and Awards Ceremony on Aug. 14, we're gathering all of the...

August 15th, 2018 Brian Jackson

Salesforce appoints co-CEO

Salesforce.com Inc. has promoted its chief operating officer (COO) to co-CEO. On Tuesday, the San Francisco-based CRM giant announced that...

August 8th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

Vector Institute for AI to get a new home in U of T ‘innovation centre’

Taking yet another step into the technology industry, the University of Toronto (U of T) recently announced its plans to...

August 3rd, 2018 Meagan Simpson
Sonos Nasdaq opening bell

Listen to Nasdaq’s new market-opening bell designed by Sonos

It's pretty common for companies launching new tickers to the Nadaq Stock Exchange to ring the opening bell, but getting...

August 2nd, 2018 Brian Jackson

LG opens new AI lab with the University of Toronto

LG Electronics Inc. has announced that Toronto will be home to its newest artificial intelligence (AI) research lab. The company...

August 1st, 2018 Meagan Simpson