Bridging Innovation and Ethics: Future Proof Creatives and the Path Forward in AI

Artificial intelligence is transforming industries across the board. From healthcare to education, AI technologies are driving improved efficiencies, insights, and innovations across sectors. However, as Brenda Bailey, Member of the Legislative Assembly for Vancouver-False Creek, British Columbia, Canada, emphasized in her keynote speech at the Microsoft Canada AI event, the development and adoption of AI Read More …

Exploring the Intersection of Photography and Generative AI

Join the Future Proof Creatives AI Art Residency Program every Thursday this February for a transformative exploration with Frank Yu. These free sessions delve into the dynamic fusion of photography and generative AI, revealing how technology is reshaping the art of imagery. Read More …

Generative AI – Future Proof Creatives Online Training Workshops 2024

I’m thrilled to unveil our latest adventure in learning and collaboration: the 2024 Future Proof Creatives Online Training Workshops. This is an extension of our vibrant Vancouver AI Community meetups, offering a more focused, intensive learning experience. Our mission? To blend art, technology, and innovation in a series of workshops that promise to be as enlightening as they are engaging. Read More …

“I pray for the most bountiful blessings and highest good for all beings in this moment and always.”

In a world that often feels chaotic and unpredictable, many of us seek anchors that provide stability and guidance. For me that anchor comes in the form of a lil morning prayer ritual I call “Most Benevolent Outcomes” (MBOs). “May the unfolding of life in all its forms, seen and unseen, be graced with kindness, Read More …

The Web3 Manifesto: Challenging Tech Titans with Trust, Ownership, Privacy and Inclusion

Web3 Will Fail if it Doesn’t Put People Before Profits and Technology As technology continues to evolve at a fast fucking pace, questions arise around its impact on our society, economy, and the very nature of human existence. With his new book Web3 , Alex Tapscott puts forward a compelling vision for navigating this constantly shifting landscape. Read More …

Deconstruct Your Business Model on a Lean Canvas: Google News Initiative Launch Lab Week Two Report

Who better to validate your ideas than the group you aim to serve? In the Google News Innovation Lab, I turned to online surveys and conversations with supporters to gain real-world perspectives on my business. Learn how community collaboration strengthened my plans. Read More …

Revealing the Future of Education: An Unconventional Creative Exchange

My wanderings exploring creativity’s frontiers led me down an unforeseen path, facilitating an insightful intergenerational discussion bridging Vancouver and Karachi. Discover the nuanced exchange and lessons gleaned from an open-minded connection without borders. Read More …