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What non-profits can learn from the cannabis industry

9-Sep-2019 10:55:00 AM / by John Paul de Silva posted in conference, QueensUniversity, AI, #smithscaleup, #2minuteread, cannabis, nonprofits, dataanalytics, branding, donorfatigue


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What non-profits need to consider before using artificial intelligence

20-Aug-2019 11:48:47 AM / by John Paul de Silva posted in machinelearning, conference, QueensUniversity, AI, artificialintelligence, #smithscaleup, #2minuteread


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Artificial intelligence ("AI") is the ability of a computer to perform tasks commonly associated with intelligent us! It's been a massive buzzwold and topic of discussion in the private sector for some time now, but is this something charities and non-profit organizations should care about too? Absolutely! After sitting in on the AI panel at the 2019 Smith Scale-Up Summit, it became very clear that AI can be beneficial to pretty much any organization, with some considerations in mind.

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