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Top Takeaways from the 2019 SingularityU Canada Summit – Pt. 2

At the 2019 Summit, more than 40 speakers tackled the most pressing grand challenges of our time: health, energy, prosperity and citizenship. What are some of the most disruptive forces? What are the key questions we need to consider? How can we work together to create a better world? Here are some of the top takeaways [...]

2020-02-18T06:59:40+00:00June 22nd, 2019|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Canada’s Digital Charter: Adapting with the Changing Times

This past Tuesday May 21st, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's government introduced elements of Canada's new laws governing the internet and digital privacy in a Digital Charter. With technologies advancing daily and regulations and policies remaining unchanged for decades at a time, it’s a positive step to more closely align industry advancements with public sector governance. For [...]

2020-02-18T05:37:21+00:00May 30th, 2019|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |

Top Takeaways from the 2019 SingularityU Canada Summit – Pt. 1

On April 23 & 24, Edmonton, Alberta, got a taste of the future. “Get engaged. Suspend your disbelief, truly immerse yourself in what’s happening here, and most importantly, share your ideas, because you don’t know how fast they can scale and the impact they can have,” urged Oren Berkovich, CEO of SingularityU Canada, at the start [...]

The Modernization of Education

Technology's Impact in the Classroom Many of us can remember the technology-free classroom. First, we were being reprimanded for passing notes, and soon after for cell phone use. As kids head back to school this month, they enter a classroom different from former times. Technology in the classroom is now being fully embraced, with laptops now [...]

2020-02-18T05:57:01+00:00September 4th, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , |

Exponential Growth in Travel

How Technology is shaping the Future of the Industry There is a growing demand for travel, and the amount of air traffic is only expected to increase. In 20 years time, the air travel market is expected to be 2.5 times larger, and the global commercial jet fleet will double in size by 2037. One of [...]

2020-02-18T06:10:22+00:00August 17th, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , |

Continuous Learning is a Necessity in Today’s Job Market

Why the World’s Smartest Workers are Focused on Lifelong Learning to Enhance their Skillsets Leading professionals are changing their approach to learning. Faced with an uncertain future of work shaped by rapidly developing technologies, social change, and unprecedented flows of global information and data, learning is no longer reserved to early years or formal classrooms. Lifelong [...]

Supercluster Announcement Demonstrates Canadian Leadership and Innovation

Cross-Canada Clusters Identified as Economic Drivers The federal government has announced the winners to its Innovation Supercluster Initiative. The winners are groups of high-performing public and private sector stakeholders and specialised teams from diverse industries who are collaborating to drive change and advance technology in key areas. Winning clusters get access to a piece of $950 [...]

2020-02-18T06:23:39+00:00February 15th, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , |