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The Ask AI podcast is your window into the fast-moving artificial intelligence sector in Canada and beyond. Our podcast includes news roundups, check-ins with leading AI teams, and interviews with the movers, shakers, and algorithm-makers who are shaping the future of this exciting technology. Do you have news to share with our listeners? Visit askai.org Executive Producer: Chris McLellan

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The Ask AI podcast is your window into the fast-moving artificial intelligence sector in Canada and beyond. Our podcast includes news roundups, check-ins with leading AI teams, and interviews with the movers, shakers, and algorithm-makers who are shaping the future of this exciting technology. Do you have news to share with our listeners? Visit askai.org Executive Producer: Chris McLellan

    What goes on at Mila, Québec’s renowned AI Research Centre?

    What goes on at Mila, Québec’s renowned AI Research Centre?

    Tune into this episode of the Ask AI podcast where we sit down with Stéphane Létourneau, Executive Vice President at Mila, the Montreal Institute for Learning Algorithms, to discuss the growth of the research center over the years, its impact on the Canadian AI ecosystem, and where it's headed. To get all the show links, visit our episode post: https://www.askai.org/post/what-goes-on-at-mila

    • 21 min
    How does AI Global help put AI research into action?

    How does AI Global help put AI research into action?

    Tune into this episode of the Ask AI podcast to catch our interview with Ashley Casovan, the Executive Director at AI Global and a pioneer who has helped shape public policy for the development of responsible artificial intelligence in Canada. To get all the show links, visit our episode post: https://www.askai.org/post/how-does-ai-global-help-put-ai-research-into-action-9

    • 40 min
    How does Canada’s NRC support artificial intelligence?

    How does Canada’s NRC support artificial intelligence?

    Tune in to this episode of the Ask AI podcast and learn how Dr. Carolyn Watters, Chief Digital Research Officer and Head of the Digital Technologies Research Centre at Canada’s National Research Council is working to support scientific discovery and business innovation in Canada, including the NRC’s pioneering work in machine learning, computer vision, and ethical AI. To get all the show links, visit our episode post: https://www.askai.org/post/how-does-canadas-nrc-support-artificial-intelligence-in-canada

    • 31 min
    Can artificial intelligence simplify complex jargon?

    Can artificial intelligence simplify complex jargon?

    Tune in to this episode of the Ask AI podcast and learn how Melissa Kargiannakis, Founder and CEO of Skritswap helps organizations simplify the way they communicate by applying artificial intelligence to complex documents and jargon in order to help make language clear, accessible and easy-to-understand. To get all the show links, visit our episode post: https://www.askai.org/post/can-artificial-intelligence-simplify-complex-jargon

    • 26 min
    How is AI impacting e-commerce?

    How is AI impacting e-commerce?

    In this episode of Ask AI podcast, we sit down with Henry Shi, Co-Founder at SnapTravel to learn more about their AI-powered messaging platform for booking hotels. Discover how SnapTravel is leveraging artificial intelligence to power the next evolution of e-commerce known as relationship-driven commerce, and how they have managed to thrive during the pandemic. To get all the show links, visit our episode post: https://www.askai.org/post/how-is-ai-evolving-ecommerce

    • 23 min
    What’s new at Canada's biggest startup?

    What’s new at Canada's biggest startup?

    Tune into this episode of the Ask AI podcast and catch-up with Jean-François Gagné, CEO of Element AI, one of the World’s largest AI startups. We explore his thoughts on how COVID-19 has impacted the AI sector in terms of governance, privacy, and ethics. We also explore his perspective on the role of government in enabling artificial intelligence and machine learning innovation. To get all the show links, visit our episode post: https://www.askai.org/post/whats-new-at-canadas-largest-ai-startup

    • 40 min

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