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OCE Discovery panel says Canadian government must provide "sustained" support to AI industry

May 23, 2017

On May 15 and May 16, the Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE) hosted OCE Discovery at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre to bring together aspiring and budding entrepreneurs, investors, and those curious about how Canada is becoming a global tech leader. The innovation showcase featured a number of panels about Canada’s growing tech ecosystem, over 500 exhibits of some of the latest tech developments, and several pitch competitions.

On day two of OCE Discovery, a panel featuring Creative Destruction Lab Associate Director Daniel Mulet; Layer6 Co-CEO Tomi Poutanen; and NextAI Academic Director Graham Taylor touched on Canada’s foundation in artificial intelligence and how the country can support more AI researchers.

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