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

AI will infiltrate every industry and businesses need to be prepared, experts say

If you think the disruptive nature of artificial intelligence (AI) will spare your particular industry, you’re wrong, according to the...

December 13th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Toronto’s Vector Institute expands its AI mission as it finishes assembling team

They say good things take time, and that’s exactly the mentality of Toronto’s latest artificial intelligence (AI) research centre, the...

December 11th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Mitacs attracting much-needed tech talent with Canadian research internships

With Canada needing to fill a reported 216,000 highly skilled IT positions by 2021, governments and organizations across the country...

July 17th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

SOSCIP is making Ontario a hub for innovation

For the last five years, the research and development consortium known as SOSCIP has been working on  advancing Ontario innovation...

May 18th, 2017 Alex Radu

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University of Toronto gains funding for AR, AI research

Building off the University of Toronto’s (U of T’s) launch of its new Vector Institute for Artificial Intelligence (AI) in...

April 11th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

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Government, private sector throw financial support behind Toronto’s new AI research centre

Toronto’s push to become a global leader in artificial intelligence (AI) is finding support from all levels of government, academia...

March 31st, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Ontario investing $75 million in advanced research computing and big data strategy

The Ontario government is telling scientific researchers that its got their back, and they're proving it with a $75 million...

February 2nd, 2017 Alex Radu

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Canada becomes data safe haven under Donald Trump administration

As newly instated U.S. president Donald Trump is making moves to censor scientific data at several public federal agencies, some are...

January 30th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs