Amii Monthly News - February 2024

Hi there,

We've got some great news! We’re extending Upper Bound early bird pricing until the end of March.

We want to make sure everyone has the chance to gather with the best and brightest in the world of artificial intelligence May 21-24, 2024 in Edmonton.

Everything is bigger and better for this year’s four-day conference — more talks, more networking sessions, and other exciting events.

With a diverse range of program themes tailored to all kinds of interests and expertise levels, you'll have the opportunity to explore the latest AI advancements and get invaluable insights, no matter where you are on your AI journey.

You can secure your spot early (and save some money) by grabbing your Upper Bound conference pass by March 31st.

If you’re an executive or corporate board member planning to attend Upper Bound, you’ll definitely want to apply for the Executive AI Summit.

Centred around Upper Bound, this by-application-only program is designed to help you get your business ready to take advantage of the coming wave of AI advancement. Applications for the Executive AI Summit are open now! A limited number of spaces are available at 50% off.

We’re looking forward to seeing you all in May!

See you soon,

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February Highlights

Community & Industry Updates:

Research Updates:

Training Updates:

  • ML Foundations 1 is your way to get a basic, high-level understanding of what’s important and relevant in machine learning. Sign up for our March 7 course.
  • Then expand on that knowledge with ML Foundations 2, where you'll be introduced to tools, strategies and knowledge regarding data and ML. The next session is on March 14.
  • Learn about the essential ethics considerations for organizations using artificial intelligence in our new AI Ethics 1 and AI Ethics 2 courses. Applications are now open for the next round of sessions. 

Upcoming Events

March 8 - 9, 2024

YYC Data Con 2024

Discover Calgary's thriving data science scene with 2 days of talks and networking. Experts will be sharing their years of knowledge, strategies and insight, whether you're tuning state of the art deep learning models or just wondering how AI will transform your industry.

Find Amii's Associate Machine Learning Scientist, Ayman Qroon speaking at the event!

More details

March 11 - 13, 2024

ASCHA 2024 Convention and Trade Show

The hallmark event for Alberta's housing sector!

This event will feature housing leaders from every corner of the province coming ‘home’ to discuss, build capacity, network, and brainstorm solutions to address priority issues in the housing sector. 

Find Amii's own Jay Summach presenting a breakout session on ML fundamentals.

Register now

April 10 - 12, 2024

EDA Xperience 2024 Leader's Summit & Conference

Celebrating 50 years of economic development leadership

EDA Xperience 2024, will host over 400 local, national, and international economic development experts and community leaders. Join the discussion on Alberta's current and future economy, and explore various sector opportunities, trends, and best practices, while enjoying interactive networking sessions.

Find Amii's own Russ Erickson speaking at the event!

More details

April 23-24, 2024

Digitalization & AI in Oil & Gas Canada

The oil and gas sector is increasingly turning to Digitalization and AI for solutions to growing environmental concerns and regulatory pressures. Digitalization and AI not only offer ways to cut costs and boost efficiency but also provide the agility needed to adapt to market fluctuations and regulatory changes.

David Chan, Amii's Product Lead - Industry will be taking the stage on April 23 as part of a Keynote Panel Discussion called "Canada's leadership in AI and Digitalization Innovation: trends, achievements, and future prospects".

Learn more

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