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The AI Effect

Amanda Lang & Jodie Wallis / Entertainment One (eOne)

The AI Effect is a new limited run podcast series exploring themes around the Canadian AI ecosystem. Amanda Lang co-hosts with Accenture’s Jodie Wallis to examine the extraordinary pace of AI’ s technological growth, and the rewards, and perils for i...Show More

22:31 | Feb 19th, 2018

In this final episode of The AI Effect we explore what artificial intelligence will do for people. Amanda Lang and Jodie Wallis explore how AI will affect the job market and examine the human side of AI. They are joined by Hon. Navdeep Bains, Canada’...Show More

15:14 | Feb 19th, 2018

Canada is a world leader in artificial intelligence research and development -- but what is AI? In this first episode, hosts Amanda Lang and Jodie Wallis introduce us to Canada’s AI ecosystem and examine the history of AI in Canada. Featuring intervi...Show More
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32:17 | Oct 23rd, 2018

What makes a city smart? Toronto's proposed Quayside development, a high-tech neighbourhood built by Alphabet's Sidewalk Labs, will feature driverless cars, automated city services and sustainable infrastructure aimed at improving quality of life. Ou...Show More

24:46 | Oct 23rd, 2018

How is AI being integrated into industries that rely heavily providing good customer service? Companies are increasingly turning to AI-driven chatbots, virtual assistants and self-service options to augment their human agents and improve customer exp...Show More

19:03 | Oct 23rd, 2018

Customer and employee safety, risk assessments and policy recommendations - machine learning is fast becoming a fundamental part of the financial services ecosystem. Hosts Jodie Wallis and Amber Mac examine AI's evolving role in financial services, p...Show More
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