Top 40 Under 40

Prof. Graham Taylor chosen as one of Canada's Top 40 Under 40

Each year, Canada’s Top 40 under 40 celebrates the achievements of 40 Canadians in the private, public and not-for-profit sectors, who have demonstrated remarkable success before passing the age of 40.

The 40 are drawn from a rich national pool of nominees, and chosen based on their professional accomplishments, vision, leadership, innovation, and community involvement.

Associate Professor, Dr. Graham Taylor, has been chosen as a recipient of this coveted Canadian award for young business leaders.


The Walrus

AI and Discrimination: The Walrus Interviews U of G Prof

Prof. Graham Taylor was interviewed by The Walrus for a story about racism and sexism in artificial intelligence applications.

Much of AI technology — and its search engines and facial-recognition systems — has been developed in a way that does not recognize human diversity, the article posits. While certain technologies are prized for their neutrality, said the writer, this isn’t always the case.

41x Team Won WEAO Student Design Competition

Everett Snieder, Emily Angermann, Nicole Ludzki and Madelaine Prince won the Water Environment Association of Ontario Student Design Competition. They presented their final design in Ottawa and placed first (out of 8 teams). They designed a stormwater management retrofit for Exhibition Place in Toronto. The team will represent Ontario at the Water Environment Federation Student Design Competition in Chicago in September.