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28 January 2020

Applied ethics crucial to realizing the benefit of new innovations

Canada Research Chair Jason Millar is an engineer and philosopher who studies social and ethical…
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16 January 2020

Complex Relations: AI and the Future of Canada’s Workforce

This interview provides a behind-the-scenes look at the research contributing to an upcoming report. The…
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13 January 2020

The Rising Tide of Cybercrime Demands a Better Approach to Attracting a New Generation of Cybersecurity Talent

Cybersecurity bounces in and out of the media spotlight, but the issue captured national attention…
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13 January 2020

Q&A with Jamie Rees (Chief Information Security Officer) at Energie NB Power

While organizations are becoming better equipped to navigate the tides of cybersecurity warfare, cybersecurity’s importance…
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9 January 2020

A Year in Review & A Look Forward to 2020

In 2019, climate change, unease about the future global economy, and trade uncertainties dominated the…
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6 January 2020

Imperatives for the Canadian Data Economy

In Spring 2019, Innovation, Science and Economic Development Minister Navdeep Bains announced a Digital Charter…
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19 December 2019

Glimmering smart cities, yes, but to what end? Insights from ICTC’s Smart Cities Forum in November

In an increasingly urbanized world, a defining question for smart cities discussions—such as the ones…
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5 December 2019

Regulating Flexibility and other 21st Century Problems: The Gig Economy and Emerging Legislation

In recent years, there has been significant growth and interest in the ‘gig economy,’ built…
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25 November 2019

How imported labour actually creates local jobs: VanHack founder and CEO Ilya Brotzky talks about the criticism, opportunities and challenges of international recruitment

Some of the social media commentary following VanHack’s most recent Calgary hiring symposium this October…
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19 November 2019

Atlantic Canada’s Ocean Tech Startup Scene

Written by Faun Rice, Research and Policy Analyst, ICTC Increasingly, Atlantic Canada is becoming known…
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18 November 2019

Recap: 5G ‘Data Visionaries’ Roundtable – Insights Gained and Lessons Learned

Written by Ryan McLaughlin, Senior Economist & Research Analyst, ICTC The Information and Communications Technology…
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15 November 2019

Calgary’s Burgeoning Startup Ecosystem Extends Alberta’s Economic Diversification: Insights and Profiles from Launch Party 10 this November

Written by Paul Stastny @RPStastnyAlberta has knowledge and expertise in energy and agriculture that is second to…
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