NEW: The AI Forum at C2 Montréal 2017

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From automation to new biomedical discoveries, AI is already impacting the global economy. Adoption of this new mindset and technology is rising exponentially, raising many questions around an AI-First world. The AI Forum is an opportunity to explore innovative solutions to the world’s most pressing issues in an AI-First context, and reflect on the kinds of environments tomorrow’s organizations and workforce will inhabit.

This first edition of the AI Forum, which consolidates Montreal’s leadership position as an innovation hub for AI, is the result of an exciting new partnership between Element AI and C2. Taking place in conjunction with C2 Montréal, May 24-26, 2017, the AI Forum will provide a powerful environment in which dig into one of the world-changing innovations of modern society. 

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At the AI Forum, Element AI and C2 will create new opportunities for organizations that wish to be at the forefront of artificial intelligence and machine learning technologies. Organizations of all types will benefit from in-depth conversations with experts around the potential of AI and gain insight on how to achieve specific solutions. 
The programming of the AI Forum is intended for C-levels and VPs of Fortune 500 companies who are already immersed in AI and who aspire to dive even deeper and learn from the best in the field of AI.


What can Forum participants expect?

  • Keynote speeches by thought leaders including prominent AI researcher and deep-learning pioneer Yoshua Bengio and software industry entrepreneur Jean-François Gagné, both co-founders of Element AI.
  • Dedicated collaborative work sessions designed to delve deeper into specific issues and opportunities with the help of world-leading AI experts.
  • Exclusive networking opportunities with some of the best and brightest minds in the realms of education, creation and commerce, as well as experts and corporations from the AI community.
  • Experimental brainstorming sessions, innovative connection mechanisms and the world-class celebrations that comprise the signature C2 experience.  


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AI Forum programming

The AI Forum will be a place to share perspectives around trends, predictions and issues our society and organizations are facing with respect to artificial intelligence. Co-curated by Element AI’s Bengio and Gagné, the Forum’s programming breaks down as follows:

  • Day 1: Demystifying AI to showcase the evolution of the technology, explore trends and assess the potential capabilities.
  • Day 2: Democratizing AI to expose the scale and impact of AI in enterprise, organizations, startups and society.
  • Day 3: Preparing for AI to start a conversation on ethics and regulations around AI impact.

The discussion around AI will also overlap with the general programming of C2 Montréal 2017, which will include inspiring keynote speeches in the new 360 Big Top.

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