Canadian AI Fintech
Nov 19, 2019 ● Isabelle Kirkwood Charli AI Comes Out of Stealth Mode, Launches Workflow Automation Product

Vancouver-based Charli AI has announced the limited release of its chat-oriented product aimed to automate financial tasks for businesses

Canadian AI Funding
Nov 15, 2019 ● Meagan Simpson Montreal’s Potloc Announces $13 Million CAD Series A Originally Closed in July

Potloc is a startup that conducts market research using geo-targeted surveys

Canadian AI Policy & Ethics Education
Nov 07, 2019 ● CBC News Quebec Open to Tweaking Immigration Reforms After Outcry from Leading AI Voice

Tighter rules for which students can stay 'could have a serious impact on AI in Quebec,' Yoshua Bengio says

Canadian AI
Nov 01, 2019 ● Isabelle Kirkwood Amii to Help Build Imperial’s AI Capabilities in the Oil and Gas Sector

Amii will be responsible for offering business guidance and scientific mentorship to Imperial

Canadian AI Art & Design Funding
Oct 28, 2019 ● Jessica Galang BMO Invests $5 Million in U of T Lab Combining AI and the Arts

This is the bank’s largest investment in a Canadian post secondary institution to date

Canadian AI Fintech
Oct 24, 2019 ● Meagan Simpson MindBridge Partnering with Bank of Canada to Detect Payment Fraud

The financial institution is hoping to develop an AI solution that can spot abnormalities in payment transactions

Canadian AI Policy & Ethics
Oct 18, 2019 ● Krista Davidson AI Research Detects Online Trolls in Canadian Election

CIFAR AI Chair Reihaneh Rabbany and her team at McGill use data mining to detect suspicious online behavior

Canadian AI Funding
Oct 17, 2019 ● Isabelle Kirkwood Chata Technologies Raises $4.5 million, Announces Commercialization of New Product

Calgary-based Chata Technologies has developed a cloud-based conversational application that gives users the power of NLP