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.