Steve Lowry

Executive Director


Steve Lowry is a high-growth company executive and startup expert who envisions new technologies, media properties and brands and then assembles strong teams to bring ideas to market. With a background as a lawyer and an investment banker, Steve set out to change how media was consumed, co-founding Play Taxi Media and bringing digital screens to taxicabs across Canada. He founded the world’s first all-media ad exchange that combined traditional media with digital. Having built three startups and supported leadership teams at companies like Clio and Hootsuite,

Steve is enthusiastic about the entrepreneurial journey. He holds a BA from UBC, a law degree from Dalhousie University and an MBA from the Sauder School of Business. He heads the Artificial Intelligence network of British Columbia (AInBC), which was established to unify, organize and catalyze the artificial intelligence and machine learning communities in BC.


wednesday – 09:45am AI

Time Icon 740 mins

Location Icon St. Lawrence Centre for the Arts - Bluma Appel Theatre

Navigating the AI Revolution

Come on a journey with us as we demystify AI and put sustainability at the forefront of our exploration. This conversation will dive into how AI is poised to revolutionize productivity, job markets, and our ability to solve complex problems. However, the AI revolution also comes with its limitations, and as we enhance workload efficiencies and democratize access, we will also need to focus on its impact on our planet, and make a sustainable future a priority.