Entries by Keith Jansa

CIO Strategy Council earns accreditation to develop National Standards of Canada

The Standards Council of Canada (SCC) is pleased to announce it has accredited the CIO Strategy Council to develop National Standards of Canada. The CIO Strategy Council is made up of Chief Information Officers who are innovators in their organizations. Developing standards is part of the Council’s mission to support Canada’s information and communication technology…

Addressing the High Demand for Talent in AI

With more companies than ever integrating machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI) into their businesses, the need for qualified professionals is growing faster than ever. However, recent polls indicate that the current skills gap in AI means organizations may have a tough time finding an experienced specialist to join their team. Ernst & Young confirmed…

Save the Date: November 22, 2018 Workshop on Setting Canadian-Inspired, Globally-Recognized, Ethical AI Standards

New and emerging technologies in AI are opening doors to exciting opportunities. But they also introduce a myriad of risks to preserving public trust in the wake of growing privacy concerns. The CIO Strategy Council is spearheading the development of globally-recognized standards for the ethical use of both artificial intelligence (AI) and big data. Please…

CIO Strategy Council Launches Central Collab to Set Canadian-Inspired and Globally-Recognized Standards

How are disruptive technologies impacting data ethics and artificial intelligence? Have your say by joining ‘Central Collab’, a new online forum launched by the CIO Strategy Council. Central Collab addresses the need for transparency for industry experts and thought leaders from across Canada to contribute to shaping Canadian-inspired and globally-recognized standards for the ethical use…