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INNOVATION

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Melissa Nowakowski

Next-Gen Arts in Academics

As most art is now produced and consumed in digital
formats, the next generation of artists is fine-tuning
their talents to meet the changing conditions and complexities of the digital age. In Oshawa, Ont., Durham College and
Ontario Tech University provide students with a unique blend of creative exploration with digital media know-how.

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AI & Robotics
Melissa Nowakowski

A New Era in Education

AI and robotics are reshaping the future for many sectors, from manufacturing and agriculture to healthcare and communications.

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AI & Robotics
Katie Dupuis

The Future in Motion

Motion capture is a fascinating, quickly advancing area
of scientific research. The technology, which was first
introduced as a concept close to 100 years ago, can now
be implemented anytime, anywhere, and can be used to
evaluate a person’s performance, treatment or experience.

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AI & Robotics
Katie Dupuis

Artificial Intelligence in the Arts

While artificial intelligence isn’t new by any stretch — the earliest successful AI program dates back to the 1950s — it has been a hot topic this year. But it’s not just about the scientific disciplines. Visual artists, writers, choreographers and more are learning how to live in harmony with the simulation of human intelligence.

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AI & Robotics
Colleen Fisher Tully

Cities Getting Smarter

Intelligent machines are hard at work, day and night, on more aspects of daily life than you may realize. Here’s how AI and robotics are monitoring, fixing and optimizing the city infrastructure that many of us take for granted.

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AI & Robotics
Lisa van de Geyn

The Brains Behind the Big Ideas

Toronto’s Vector Institute is one of only three AI hubs in Canada. Six years after its inception, it continues to foster the smartest minds in AI, machine learning and deep learning, and plays a major role in helping companies realize and achieve their AI goals.

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AI & Robotics
Katie Dupuis

Meet  Dr. Carolyn McGregor

Artificial intelligence and robotics are becoming important factors in the progress of healthcare, thanks to pioneers like Dr. Carolyn McGregor AM.

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Electrification & Mobility Solutions
Katie Dupuis

Forward Thinking at Elexicon

Electricity distribution company Elexicon Energy has already made a lasting impression on the energy sector, despite being a relative new kid on the block.

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Electrification & Mobility Solutions
Lisa van de Geyn

Built to Order

By now you’ve no doubt heard about Project Arrow,
Canada’s first zero-emissions concept vehicle. But what you
might not know is that a team from Oshawa’s Ontario Tech University
played a vital role creating this highly impressive automobile.

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Issue 17
Melissa Nowakowski

Modernizing Meds

When you think of pharmaceuticals, innovation may not be the first thing that comes to mind. But these Ontario companies are doing innovative things!

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Issue 17
Erin Peplar

How Education and Research Change the Game

Research and education are at the core of the healthcare sector, and for obvious reasons: Without research, innovation is impossible, and education enables distribution of the knowledge this research brings.

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Toronto Street car moving along downtown street

Alstom

St. Bruno, Quebec
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Down to a Science

If you haven’t heard of Wayne Conrad, you’re about to meet one of Canada’s most prolific scientists. He and his wife, Nina, take us through the amazing inventions Omachron is currently working on.
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SeasonedSupport

Seasoned Support for Agriculture

Agriculture Behind every success story, in every industry, there’s always a trail of people who contributed to the wins in ways both big and small.
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Dairy Distillery

Making vodka is one thing; making hand sanitizer is another.
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