We are working hard to bring ERI to the world but also help others integrate AI into their vision of the future.

We enjoy actively participating in a vibrant and innovative AI ecosystem with people who share
our passion for technology and our social mission.

We also love ice cream Tuesdays.

Below is a roundup of what our team has been up to in the last little while 🙂

June 2018

Our partner Collège Beaubois won the FEEP prize for Innovative Projects – Secondary school level for presenting ERI, our P2P tutoring platform!

#Innovation #EdTech #Community

More support for our ongoing R&D: NSERC approved a CRD Grant of 185,000$ for a project with Concordia University’s Dr. J. Bentahar – Read the press release here.

#R&D #ResearchFunding

Laura attended l’IA fait ses classes, a workshop on artificial intelligence in education.

#LetsTalkAI #SharingKnowledge #SharingXP

Patrick and Laura visited our partner Collège Beaubois to check in and further our ERI platform pilot study.

#R&D #Community

May 2018

Laura pitched at the Fundica Roadshow, a competition to highlight the best canadian startups. Congratulations to InVivo AI, Semeon Analytics and Procedure Flow for respectively winning the pre-seed, seed and later stage pitches! The Grand Finale will take place in Montreal on July 12th.

#Local #Innovation

Patrick attended an interesting talk: Innovation in Human-Machine Interaction hosted by JDA Labs about UI/UX analysis techniques when emotions are tracked and considered.

#AlwaysLearning #AlltheFeels

Laura got AI scene insights at the Printemps Numérique, #intersections, VOL.8 : IA ; essentially a debate on how to consolidate Montreal as a major hub. Element AI also presented the 2018 Canadian AI Ecosystem.

#LetsTalkAI  #AIScenester

McGill News Alumni Magazine showing us some love <3

We ran another test session of ERI, shout out to Collège Beaubois for their ongoing help with our R&D!


Patrick presented a lecture in webinar format on the Future of Commercial AI to a group of 200+ attendees organized by Pakt Publishing .

#SharingKnowledge #ExpertChat

Laura had a great, insightful panel discussion on the Impact of Artificial Intelligence on Performance alongside Leslie Cheung, Evan Prodromou, Jean-François Connolly and Isabelle Tremblay. Thanks to ISPI Montreal for hosting!


April 2018

We were featured in the Financial Post for Three Quebec teams in Top 10 on rich AI XPRIZE list of 150.

#Local #Quebec #AI #XPRIZE

Our ninja-CPO Laura collected our Coopérathon social impact startup prize by spending a week learning about the French AI ecosystem in Lyon, courtesy of the CIC Lyon Bank.

#EruditeontheRoad #AlwaysLearning #AI

Laura and Patrick attended an AI conference at SAP focused on the applications in Marketing, Image Recognition and Employee Replacement. Cheers (or shall we say Prost!) to the Transatlantic Dialogue Initiative for hosting!