Alberta Innovation

July 28, 2021 | 13 MINUTES 41 SECONDS

Alberta may be known for its oil and gas, but amid fluctuating oil prices and climate change concerns, the province is being recognized for its expertise in a new field– artificial intelligence.

On this episode of The AI Edge, find out why reinforcement learning pioneer Richard Sutton chose Alberta as the destination for his research twenty years ago. Plus, Michael Bancroft speaks with researchers, technologists, and business leaders from The Alberta Machine Intelligence Institute (Amii), Canada’s Digital Technology Supercluster, altaml, and DeepMind on how the technology is shaping the future of the province.