February 20, 2019

A.I. Leadership of the Year Award – Nominations Now Open (CATA-Mindbridge Ai)

The MindBridge Ai AI Leadership of the Year Award is presented to an individual or organization from the private, public or academic sectors in recognition of their role in advancing the use, education, and promotion of responsible AI technology in Canada.

The recipient will have demonstrated consistent leadership and execution resulting in the creation and acceptance of a world-class AI-based product and/or service that has solved a technology problem in a socially and ethically responsible manner. This product and/or service will have achieved, or is intended to achieve, disruption of a service or market segment, created business value, efficiencies, and cost savings, or improved services.

The AI Leadership of the Year Award recipient will also be recognized as an influencer in the marketplace and have demonstrated their engagement with the community (e.g., keynote talks, advocacy, and media interviews) in helping to improve Canada’s competitive business climate and champion the development of responsible AI.


The AI Leadership of the Year Award will be introduced at the 34th Annual CATAAlliance Innovation Gala on May 15th in Ottawa, hosted at Carleton University, and presented at IMPACT AI 2019 on May 30th, hosted at Algonquin College. Nominations (maximum of 500 words in length), can now be submitted now to Cathi Malette at cmalette@cata.ca.

About the 34th Annual CATAAlliance Innovation Gala

The 34th Annual Gala celebrates the best-of-the-best award-winners across the spectrum of advanced technology areas. Check out the Award categories!

At the Gala, the winners are recognized for their innovation, expertise, and leadership in Canada’s innovation community. View our Leadership Awards Video Sharing Channel where past winners and sponsors share their success secrets. And, see who won last year.

CTV alumni host Paul Brent will be returning as the guest MC. Shurjeel Choudhri, MD FRCPC, SVP and Head, Medical & Scientific Affairs, Bayer Inc., and  Ohad Arazi will take the stage to spotlight major trends in digital healthcare and what they mean for the well-being of all citizens.

About IMPACT AI 2019

The IMPACT AI conference brings together thought leaders, influencers, and practitioners to explore the principles, ideas, and real-world examples of responsible artificial intelligence. By connecting those leading the world’s transformation towards an inclusive AI ecosystem with an audience curious about issues in technology, IMPACT AI answers the questions of why responsible AI is important, how it will be accomplished, and where it’s happening in 2019.


At MindBridge Ai we’re about changing the world, making it a better place by building revolutionary new solutions to analyze financial data. Each year, vast sums of money are lost to the economy worldwide due to unintentional errors and intentional misstatements in financial data. We intend to restore confidence in financial data with our groundbreaking Ai Auditor platform, the world’s first and only AI-powered auditing solution that leverages advanced machine learning and AI techniques to augment human capacity and cope with the enormous amounts of financial data that exist within organizations.

We are a committed team of talented people. We’re as much a family as we are a company, working together to advance our mission in changing the world.

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The Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance (CATAAlliance), Canada’s One Voice for Innovation Lobby Group and ‘political party’ for Canada’s tech industry, crowdsources ideas and guidance from thousands of opt in members in moderated social networks in Canada and key global markets. Supported by evidence-based research, CATAAlliance then mobilizes the community behind public policy recommendations designed to boost Canada’s innovation and competitiveness success.

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Contact: CATA at at info@cata.ca, tel: 613-699-8209, website: www.cata.ca, tags: Innovation, Leadership, Entrepreneurship, Advocacy