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The Acheson Business Association presents


Join us for a highly engaging business networking event that will provide you with the tools to help you be proactive rather than reactive to global trends. Our keynote speaker will be exploring the topic of Artificial Intelligence and how to integrate it within your business.


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Featured Speaker

Jonathan Schaeffer

Leading Expert in the field of Artificial Intelligence | Professor of Computing Science at the UofA

Jonathan Schaeffer is a professor in the Department of Computing Science at the University of Alberta, and the former Dean of Science. His research is in the area of artificial intelligence, and he is well known for using games to demonstrate his work. His checkers-playing program Chinook was the first computer to win a human world championship in any game (1994), a feat recognized in the Guinness Book of World Records. He is co-founder of the University of Alberta not-for-profit spin-offs Amii (; Alberta Machine Intelligence Institute) and Onlea (; creating engaging online learning experiences).

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