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University Hospitals, Medtronic partner to improve care delivery 

By | December 1st, 2016|*Promo, University-Industry Relations|

Medtronic plc (NYSE:MDT), a medical technology company headquartered in Dublin, Ireland, has signed an agreement with University Hospitals to improve care delivery and patient experience. Through Medtronic's first Integrated Health Solutions Agreement in the United States, it will partner with UH to implement models to improve workflow and find operational efficiencies for catheterization and electrophysiology [...]

Universities Are Key To Making Sure The UK Is Competitive in An Innovative World

By | November 22nd, 2016|*Promo, University-Industry Relations|

It is notoriously difficult to predict the technologies of the future: who can forget Tomorrow’s World presenter Raymond Baxter confidently espousing the merits of paper underwear, or ‘Whispering’ Ted Lowe being forced to improvise by an uncooperative snooker-playing robot on the same programme? These outlandish glimpses into our imagined future may have turned out to [...]

Thomson Reuters Leveraging Toronto’s “World-Class” Tech Talent with Lab Expansion

By | November 22nd, 2016|*Promo, Technology, University-Industry Relations|

Earlier this month, multinational mass media and information firm Thomson Reuters, announced a huge expansion of its Canadian operations with the creation of a new technology center in downtown Toronto, Ontario. Thomson Reuters set up a data and innovation lab in Ontario last year, called Thomson Reuters Labs – Waterloo Region, where the firm already [...]

Google Opens Montreal AI Lab to compete with Apple for artificial intelligence talent

By | November 22nd, 2016|*Promo, Artificial Intelligence, University-Industry Relations|

GOOGLE IS BUILDING a new artificial intelligence lab in Montreal dedicated to deep learning, a technology that’s rapidly reinventing not only Google but the rest of the internet’s biggest players. Hugo Larochelle will run the new lab after joining Google from the Twitter, where he was part of the company’s central AI team. It’s a [...]