The AI Effect
By Jodie Wallis and Amber Mac/ Entertainment One (eOne)
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The AI Effect is a podcast series exploring themes around the Canadian AI ecosystem. Amber Mac co-hosts with Accenture’s Jodie Wallis to examine the extraordinary pace of AI’ s technological growth, and the rewards, and perils for individuals, businesses, and society. This podcast was produced by Entertainment One's Podcast Network.
||CleanSmart Cities||What makes a city smart? Toronto's proposed Quayside development, a high-tech neighbourhood built by Alphabet's Sidewalk Labs, will feature driverless cars, automated city services and sustainable infrastructure aimed at improving quality of life. Our..||10/23/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCustomer Service||How is AI being integrated into industries that rely heavily providing good customer service? Companies are increasingly turning to AI-driven chatbots, virtual assistants and self-service options to augment their human agents and improve customer...||10/23/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanInsurance||Customer and employee safety, risk assessments and policy recommendations - machine learning is fast becoming a fundamental part of the financial services ecosystem. Hosts Jodie Wallis and Amber Mac examine AI's evolving role in financial services,...||10/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHealthcare||Advancements in robot-assisted surgery, mental health diagnoses and workflow optimization are fuelling explosive growth for AI in healthcare. Unlike technologies that merely complement human functionality, AI today can truly augment human potential in..||10/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAgriculture and the Environment||Factors like climate change, population growth and resource scarcity are driving the agricultural industry to innovate its approach to food production and sustainability. How can AI help overcome the biggest challenges in agriculture? Jodie and Amber...||10/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIndustry Adoption||AI is all around us but will early adopters gain a competitive edge in their business practices? Our featured experts demystify the barriers to AI adoption at the enterprise level and discuss how to scale your company’s AI potential. Guests include...||10/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPrime Minister Justin Trudeau||In the first episode of season two, our hosts Amber Mac and Jodie Wallis speak with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau about Canada's role as an AI leader and what's needed to accelerate the pace of adoption of AI solutions so that all Canadians...||10/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWe're Back for Season 2!||We're back for Season 2! The AI Effect officially launches on October 23rd with hosts Jodie Wallis and Amber MacArthur. This season we talk with individuals such as Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Sidewalk Labs’ Craig Nevill-Manning to...||10/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHuman-centered AI: developing and retaining the skills to lead||In this final episode of The AI Effect we explore what artificial intelligence will do for people. Amanda Lang and Jodie Wallis explore how AI will affect the job market and examine the human side of AI. They are joined by Hon. Navdeep Bains,...||2/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBalancing innovation and safety: ethics, transparency, bias and privacy||How do we protect ourselves in the new era of AI? In this episode, hosts Amanda Lang and Jodie Wallis speak with Ann Cavoukian about the privacy of personal data. Cavoukian is the distinguished expert-in-residence leading the Privacy by Design Centre...||2/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDrivers of change: the role of Canadian startups in the AI landscape||What do Canadian AI startups need in order to compete on a global scale? Are we doing enough to support their lead in AI development? Amanda Lang and Jodie Wallis speak with Mohamed Musbah, head of product at Maluuba, a startup he founded that was...||2/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEcosystem perspectives: industry, government, startups, academia, investors||How will Canada’s leading AI research impact our economy? Amanda Lang and Jodie Wallis explore this question with guests Hon. Navdeep Bains, Canada’s Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, and Joshua Gans, who holds the Jeffrey...||2/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAI in Canada: now and in the future||Canada is a world leader in artificial intelligence research and development -- but what is AI? In this first episode, hosts Amanda Lang and Jodie Wallis introduce us to Canada’s AI ecosystem and examine the history of AI in Canada. Featuring...||2/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe AI Effect Preview||Canada is a world leader in Artificial Intelligence research, and development. Produced by Antica Productions this five part series, hosted by Amanda Lang, and Jodie Wallis from Accenture, explores the Canadian AI ecosystem in academia, business and...||2/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
Five stars.. and a maple leaf!
The AI Effect is a must listen for any Canadian interested in our economic future.
What a great episode. Nice to hear of the innovations taking place in Toronto with Mayor John Tory.
The AI Effect
Season 2 has raised the bar on AI in Canada. Great episodes.