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IBM CASCON x EVOKE Conference November 10-13, 2020

On behalf of the IBM Alberta Centre for Advanced Studies (CAS) and IBM Canada CAS, I am thrilled to invite you to attend CASCON x EVOKE 2020—the premier industrial and academic conference for advanced studies in computer science and software engineering—set to take place this November 10-13, 2020! Every year, CASCON x EXOKE brings together software developers,

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IBM Researcher Murray Campbell to present “The Evolution of Artificial Intelligence”, University of Calgary, October 2, 2019, 14:30, ICT 618B

“The Evolution of Artificial Intelligence” Presented by: Dr. Murray Campbell Hosted by: Mario Costa Sousa Date: Wednesday October 2nd, 2019 Time: 14:30 Location: ICT 618B, University of Calgary ABSTRACT: The field of Artificial Intelligence (AI) has existed for decades, but the past few years have seen an explosion in the interest of AI. I will

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IBM Academic Initiative – New website

IBM has launched a new location for IBM academic software and tools.  To address the skills gap, academia and industries must work together to develop the new competences required in the future. The initial step is to provide access to technology and share industry experiences. Through the IBM Academic Initiative (ibm.biz/academic), university faculty and students

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CASCON 2019 – Toronto, Canada – November 4-6

“CASCON is the premier industrial and academic conference for advanced studies in computer science and software engineering sponsored by the IBM Canada Laboratory. CASCON attracts software developers, researchers, innovators, technologists and decision makers from academia, industry, and government who come together to learn about technology trends, present papers, participate in workshops, and exhibit prototypes and

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COMING SOON: IBM Presentation – Machine Learning Application to Real World Problems in Energy & Mining

Dr. Omolade Saliu will talk about machine learning applied to energy and mining.  Date and location TBA. Machine Learning Application to Real World Problems in Energy & Mining Abstract: The Advanced Analytics & AI Practice of the IBM Global Business Services (GBS) help clients drive business value through innovative application of Artificial Intelligence to challenging industry

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2019 IBM Call for Code Challenge.  

IBM is pleased to launch its 2019 Call for Code Challenge.  You can now submit your Call for Code 2019 Global Challenge solution and continue to work on it until the July 29, 2019 deadline. Join the community to learn more. Visit the submission website here

Canadian media reports on ground-breaking University of Alberta work using AI to identify schizophrenia in brain scans

“Scientists at the University of Alberta are finding ways for artificial intelligence to spot schizophrenia in brain scans” – The Star “Patient brain scans are being used to identify schizophrenia, a diagnosis historically reliant on subjective data of patient experiences, say University of Alberta researchers. ” – Edmonton Journal “Breakthrough in diagnosing schizophrenia using historical data.” –

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