More than 650 of Western Canada’s top founders, funders, startups, and other innovation-minded people gathered for AccelerateAB 2019 and its inaugural Women in Tech Summit in Calgary on April 15-16 to help further the discussion about economic diversity in the province.
Laura Haynes, the UK Chair Emeritus for UN Women, will give the keynote to The A100, sponsors and the Rountables startups on April 15.
AccelerateAB, Alberta’s flagship technology conference powered by The A100, is proud to announce the program of their inaugural AccelerateAB Women in Tech Summit.
AccelerateAB 2019’s Speaker Lineup to Showcase Data’s Extensive Reach Across Industries
Calgary, Canada – AccelerateAB, Alberta’s flagship technology conference, is pleased to announce the 2019 program focused on Data: Alberta’s New Energy. On April 15 - 16, 2019, at the TELUS Convention Centre in Calgary, world-class data and analytics experts from a variety of industries will share their views and experiences on the impact of data.
“With the recent announcement of a $100M investment to help grow artificial intelligence-focused companies in Alberta, the theme of this year’s AccelerateAB conference is a timely showcase for the vast depth of data — particularly AI — expertise in the province,” says Cynthia van Sundert, Executive Director of The A100, the organization that powers AccelerateAB.
Alberta’s flagship tech conference showcased the active sector that has been thriving in the province
Over 450 Alberta technologists and innovators learned about the leading edge of Artificial Intelligence (A.I.) at the sold out AccelerateAB 2018. AccelerateAB is Alberta’s flagship technology conference, which took place in Edmonton April 23-24, 2018.
Brianne Jenner, Olympian and all-around inspiring Canadian, to speak to Alberta startups at AccelerateAB’s Startup Advising Sessions
Edmonton, AB – AccelerateAB is ecstatic to announce that Brianne Jenner, RBC Olympian, will be the keynote speaker presented by Fasken at the Startup Advising Sessions event. Her keynote will focus on parallels between being an elite athlete and an entrepreneur.
Industry expert from Borealis AI to provide keynote on the importance of machine learning for startups
Edmonton, Canada – AccelerateAB has named the nine local Alberta companies selected to participate in the Startup Advising Sessions, and has also confirmed that A.I. industry expert from Borealis AI, Yevgeniy Vahlis, will be the Afternoon Keynote speaker, presented by TECTERRA, for the province’s flagship technology event.
Edmonton, Canada – AccelerateAB, Alberta’s flagship technology conference, is ecstatic to announce Dr. Richard Sutton, a global pioneer in the field of Artificial Intelligence (A.I.) as the closing keynote speaker. Presented by BDC, Dr. Sutton will talk about some of the significant advancements and recent innovations happening in the sector.
AccelerateAB, the annual event which brings together more than 500 entrepreneurs, investors, and innovators from around Alberta, is excited to announce the theme of the 2018 conference - Artificial Intelligence.