IMI BIGDataAIHUB Seminar Series

IMI BIGDataAIHUB Seminar Series - open to all

Open to everyone, the IMI BIGDataAIHUB Seminar Series is designed as a learning and developmental opportunity to gain knowledge and hands-on exposure to big data and artificial intelligence.

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About the Seminar Series

The IMI BIGDataAIHUB Seminar Series covers a range of topics related to big data and artificial intelligence. Students, staff, faculty, alumni and members of the broader community are welcome! 

CCR Notation for Students

Students may have their participation added to their Co-Curricular Record (CCR), if requested.

CPD Credit for Professionals

Members of CPA Ontario may receive CPD credits for attending the seminar. Please email us for more information.



Upcoming Seminar Series

Registration for the IMI BIGDataAIHUB Seminar Series is open to anyone that would like to attend.  No prior knowledge is required.


Registration Details

Date: ongoing

Location: Virtual (unless otherwise noted)

Entry is FREE and open to everyone



Upcoming seminars to be announced, stay tuned!





On-Demand Recordings

Watch on demand recordings and gain insight into key topics within big data and artificial intelligence.


Accelerating Precision Medicine for Canadians Through Big Data and Artificial Intelligence

Accelerating Precision Medicine for Canadians Through Big Data and Artificial Intelligence 

Natalie Szudy, Interim Executive Director for the Digital Health and Discovery Platform



AI in Climate Action: Opportunities, Challenges, and Recommendations 

David Rolnick, Assistant Professor and Canada CIFAR AI Chair in the School of Computer Science at McGill University



ESG Reporting

Scott Morrison, Partner, ESG and Sustainability, PwC Canada


Thumbnail - How the OSC Leverages Data and Collaboration for Market Integrity

How the OSC Leverages Data and Collaboration for Market Integrity

Daniel Tourangeau, Vince La Marca, and Bruce Meng from the Ontario Securities Commission



GPT-4 Use Cases for Enterprise

Aaqib Azeem, Wysdom



AI & Healthcare: Canadian Opportunities

Dr. Adam Kassam, Toronto Metropolitan University



Prompt Engineering 

Bruno Capuano, Sr. Cloud Advocate, Microsoft, Laurent Boinot, Senior Digital Advisor, Microsoft



Responsible AI

Monique Crichlow, Executive Director, Schwartz Reisman Institute for Technology and Society



Synthetic Data

Winston Li, founder of Arima




2022 - 2023 Seminar Series

On-demand recordings and seminar summaries are now available.



Sales Forecasting with AI

Erin Kelly, CPA: CEO, Advanced Symbolics Inc.



Coding Best Practices

Michael Serafin, Library Technologies and Liaison Librarian, UTM                           



Data Value Chains

Michel Girard, CIGI                                                        



AI in Practice

Ashek Mahmood; Lead Partner, Data, AI & Analytics, Edge IoT, Automation, Blockchain, IBM                                     



What's All the Hype about Hybrid Cloud?

Mark Dymond, Senior Partner & Canada Leader, Hybrid Cloud Services, IBM Consulting



Data Privacy and Cybersecurity

Shane Morganstein, Associate, BLG




Technology and the Law

Laura Crimi & Kyle Lavender, LaBarge Weinstein LLP



Quantum Computing

Anish Verma, 1QBit                                                                 



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