Young, Educated and Growing – this is Edmonton Metropolitan Region, the today stop of the HLF World Tour.
🇨🇦 Home to more than 1.4 million people and generating $105 billion in the GDP, the Edmonton Metropolitan Region is Canada’s 5th largest economy and the fastest growing region.
“A globally-connected and energy-rich region, we work at the center of petrochemical development in Western Canada. Fuelled by world-class health research, an emerging tech and AI hub, booming agriculture, food and manufacturing industries, and a skilled workforce, the Edmonton Metropolitan Region is continuously diversifying and paving the way for new discoveries.
From oil pipelines to snowboard pipelines, research parks to city parks, life sciences innovation to free universal healthcare, this is where community and opportunities converge. We are among Canada’s youngest major regions and the fastest growing. Striving for excellence and innovation, the region is always growing, always improving, and focused on the future.”
🇨🇦 For this second day of the HLF World Tour in the Edmonton area, we chose to highlight the strength of this innovation ecosystem in artificial intelligence matter.
💡 The Edmonton Region is a hub and a world leader in artificial intelligence and technology. It’s one of the reasons companies like DeepMind, GoogleBrain, Volkswagen, Toyota and Amazon are looking there for talent.
🎥 Link to the video “AI & TECH – Edmonton Global”: https://lnkd.in/dMFmQC8
On this third day of the HLF World Tour, we were keen to highlight the Edmonton region as a region driven by innovative green ambitions. 🍃
🇨🇦 Canada have committed to net-zero emissions by 2050 to address the challenges of climate change and the desire to limit global warming to 1.5°C. It is with this objective of becoming carbon neutral that Edmonton Region has recently launched the Edmonton Region Hydrogen Hub.
Edmonton Region Hydrogen Hub’s website: https://erh2.ca/
Report that outlines the regional assets for this emerging opportunity for Edmonton region: https://bit.ly/3uELCQI