Mapping Ontario’s Energy Transition: The Land-Use and Landscape Impacts of Renewable Energy Development
Feb
21
7:00 PM19:00

Mapping Ontario’s Energy Transition: The Land-Use and Landscape Impacts of Renewable Energy Development

Waterloo A look at research into the land-use requirements and landscape impacts of intensive renewable energy development, followed by an exploration of a toolkit that is being developed to help understand and manage land-use impacts at the local level.

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Can Robotic Technology Change Neurological Assessment?
Jan
20
2:00 PM14:00

Can Robotic Technology Change Neurological Assessment?

Toronto Interactive robotic technologies have had a profound impact in fundamental science to measure and modify body motion in order understand how the brain plans and controls body movement and how we learn novel motor skills. If these technologies are so useful for quantifying brain function, why not brain dysfunction?

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What if things start to think for themselves? The Promise and Perils of Artificial Intelligence
May
22
5:00 PM17:00

What if things start to think for themselves? The Promise and Perils of Artificial Intelligence

  • Desmarais Building, University of Ottawa (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Ottawa Is Artificial Intelligence a term more suited to science fiction or science fact? In this panel we’ll look at how does AI works, explore the challenges researchers face, ask how likely a 'super-intelligent' AI really is and consider the implications for society and policy.

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