Canada Summit Highlights

  • In Toronto, delegates toured the city's urban revitalization project to transform the waterfront of Toronto into a “smart city”, jointly financed by the all levels of government. The development features Sidewalk Toronto, a joint initiative with Alphabet's Sidewalk Labs and Waterfront Toronto to integrate groundbreaking technology throughout its urban design

  • In Montreal, delegates attended a fireside chat with Jean Francois Gagné, founder and CEO of Element AI. Mr. Gagné is a pioneer of the artificial intelligence industry, the hub of which is in Montreal, leading both technological advances and ethical considerations in this growing field 

  • On our last day in Montreal, Mayor Valérie Plante greeted the delegation and the Youth Congress for Sustainable Americas, sharing plans to make Montreal the greenest city in the hemisphere.