Trade Tensions Turning Up on US Factory Floor
June 24, 2019
US industrial output has softened this year, and the escalating trade war with China is partly to blame, according to a new RBC report.
Dax Dasilva & the Disruptive Force of Diversity and Inclusion
June 23, 2019
Dasilva's new book showcases something to celebrate this Pride month: diversity and inclusion could change everything.
Technology is Disrupting the Brain. Here’s What To Do About It.
June 21, 2019
Dr. Doraiswamy shared five things we can do today to keep our brains in prime operating condition.
Are Canadian Boards Ready for their Amazon Moment?
June 14, 2019
It's a sobering stat for any board in 2019: only 53 companies have stayed on the Fortune 500 list from 1955 to today.
What China’s Ascent in the University Rankings Means for Canada
June 14, 2019
Canada's international student population is soaring: a record 572,000 students from abroad were studying at our postsecondary schoo,,ls in 2018, a 16% jump from the year before.
RBC Economics: Macroeconomic Outlook
June 7, 2019
Disquiet on the global front is keeping the downside risks to the economic outlook alive and the Bank of Canada on the sidelines.
How Vancouver Hit its AI Stride
June 4, 2019
Vancouver is bringing west coast savvy to the AI race with 130 AI startups, 4 major investor groups, 4 incubators and 4 public AI labs.
Six Ways to Confront Bias in AI – and How Canada Can Lead the Way
May 24, 2019
At RBC Disruptors, we heard how the scientific community, governments and ordinary citizens can confront bias in artificial intelligence.
AI for Good: In Conversation with Layla El Asri
May 23, 2019
John Stackhouse asks Layla El Asri, a Research Manager at Microsoft Research Montréal, about the role of humans in solving AI bias.