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Strand A: STEM Skills, Careers, and Connections

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Canada: A Global Leader in AI Technology


Learn what makes Canada a global leader in Artificial Intelligence.

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Redefining Energy with Small Modular Reactors


Learn about small modular reactor technology and its future in Canada.

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How can you train a machine learning system?

Hands-on Activities

Create a set of rules that a machine learning system could use to identify a specific icon from an icon library.

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Chemistry in the Aluminum Industry


Learn about the role of chemistry in the aluminum industry.

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AI and Human-Computer Communication


Learn about how artificial intelligence and machine learning help us communicate with computers.

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What is Machine Learning?


Discover how computers can learn and find out about the three types of machine learning.

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What is Artificial Intelligence?


Learn about the fast-moving field of artificial intelligence and what it means in your life.

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AI and Computer Vision


Learn about how computers see and learn to recognize objects and human faces.

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Discovering Drugs with the Help of Machine Learning


Learn how machine learning is being used in protein drug discovery.

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Exploring Machine Learning


Students will learn to explore how computers work by investigating how inputs get processed and appear as outputs.

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VR Career Exploration


Students will learn about virtual reality technology and explore careers using this technology.

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Xin Yi Dong (she/her)

Career Profiles

Medical documentation Specialist

I review and analyze medical and insurance data to make sure it is accurate.
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Julie Hlavacek-Larrondo (she/her)

Career Profiles

Astrophysicist and Associate professor

I study black holes, which I think are the most fascinating objects in the Universe!
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Steve Lawrence

Career Profiles

Sales Manager

As sales manager for Eos Positioning in Canada, I work with the Sales Reps, Marketing and Production.
Isabel Hilgendag

Isabel Hilgendag

Career Profiles

MSc Student (Biology)

I look for heavy metals, such as mercury, in Arctic marine animals, to ensure they are safe to eat.