McGill Dobson Centre for Entrepreneurship

Ethics: The next wave in AI development

Published: 8Apr2019

Renjie Butalid, Associate Director of the McGill Dobson Centre for Entrepreneurship, sees an opportunity for Montreal to lead the charge in the development of ethical AI frameworks. Discover the...

McGill’s top startups win big at McGill Dobson Cup

Published: 5Apr2019

Entrepreneurial spirit is abounding on McGill’s campus as evidenced by the impressive lineup of finalists in the 2019 McGill Dobson Cup powered by National Bank....

Meet the Tesla of snowmobiles

Published: 4Apr2019

McGill Dobson Cup winners Taiga Motors discuss the path to commercialization of the world’s first electric snowmobile, which boasts 0-60 mph in just three seconds and zero emissions to boot....

Montreal puts stake in ground for ethical AI

Published: 1Apr2019

If Montreal has already emerged as a global AI leader, the city continues to forge new paths by articulating its ethical framework. Renjie Butalid, Associate Director of the McGill Dobson Centre...

These headphones can read your thoughts

Published: 28Mar2019

Dobson X-1 Accelerator participants Orbityl are on a mission to develop a set of headphones that can be controlled by sensing your brain’s activity....

“No one ever says you can create your own job”: Catalyzing women’s big ideas

Published: 21Mar2019

Randi Zuckerberg, Founder and CEO of Zuckerberg Media recently spoke at Place des Arts in Montreal about empowering fellow women to pursue their entrepreneurial ambitions without qualms,...

Meet the women shaking up the startup scene

Published: 8Mar2019

Hear from the women who have founded successful startups through the McGill Dobson Centre as they share their advice for navigating the heady world of entrepreneurship....

Can AI improve depression treatments?

Published: 8Mar2019

Montreal startup and McGill Dobson Cup winners, Aifred Health, has developed a system that uses artificial intelligence to help doctors treat their patients struggling with depression more...

The road to greatness for McGill startup

Published: 11Feb2019

McGill Dobson Cup participants Aifred Health won first place and a $35,000 Milestone Award in the latest stage of the IBM Watson AI XPRIZE. By doing so, they also became one of 30 teams to qualify...

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