This is the media page with videos of keynotes and presentations, as well as online media mentions, profiles, and interviews featuring Professor Ajay Agrawal.


Below you will find video clips of Ajay speaking at events and conferences, including Next Canada, a program which Ajay co-founded, as well as the 'Machine Learning and Market for Intelligence' conference, which he also co-founded. 

Ajay in the News

Media Mentions, Profiles & Interviews

 Professor Agrawal at Venture Day 2018.   Read more here at IT Business

Professor Agrawal at Venture Day 2018. Read more here at IT Business

‘Using AI To Improve Your Predictive Capabilities’ by Adi Gaskell, Forbes, published September 19, 2018

A Summer of Growth: Venture Day 2018’ by Next Canada Staff, IT Business, published August 23, 2018

‘Five Hiring Problems AI Could Solve But Probably Won't’ by Thomas Chamorro Premuzik, Forbes, published August 12, 2018

'When Prediction Gets Cheap' by Theodore Kinni, Strategy + Business, published August 8, 2018

'5 must-read Harvard Business Review articles in August' by Carla Rudder, The Enterprisers Project, published August 1, 2018

'There’s Nothing to Fear From the Rise of the Machines' by Chris Carter, Moneyweek, published July 26, 2018

'Predicting A Rise In Predictive Technology' by John Crupi, Manufacturing Business Technology, published July 25, 2018

'Then They Came for the Lawyers' by Ryan Avent, Foreign Policy, published July 16, 2018

'The Economics Of Artificial Intelligence - How Cheaper Predictions Will Change The World' by Bernard Marr, Forbes, published July 10, 2018

'Three Books Consider What Happens When the Robots Take Over' by Ina Fried, New York Times, published July 9, 2018

‘IA: The Ally that will Boost your Predictions’ in Business Digest Europe, published June 28, 2018

'How an Algorithm Might Decide Your Career' Bartleby, The Economist, published June 21, 2018

'Six Books Worth Reading' by Scott Duke Cominers, Bloomberg, published June 21, 2018

'Recommendations for Your Summer Reading List' by Blackrock, published June 17, 2018

'The Market for Driverless Cars Will Head Towards Monopoly', The Economist, published June 8, 2018

'The Predictive Power of AI' by Adi Gaskell, Forbes, published June 4, 2018

'Books: AI Strategy' by Kristin Clarke, Associations Now, published June 1, 2018

'AI predictions may not always lead to better decisions' by Ragini Bhuyan, Live Mint, published May 26, 2018

'After years hidden in the background, artificial intelligence is getting pushy' by Don Pittis, CBC, published May 22, 2018

'Opinion: AI will change stock-market trading, but it can’t wipe out the human touch' by Joshua Gans, MarketWatch, published May 15, 2018

'Prediction machines: Why A.I.’s true potential is learning to read the future' by Ajay Agrawal, Big Think, published May 4, 2018

'Cheap Innovations are Often Better than Magical Ones' by Tim Harford, Finanacial Times, published May 3, 2018

'Artificial Intelligence is Here. Is it Time to Rethink Your Strategy?' by staff, UofT Magazine, published Spring 2018

'India Could be the Data Hub for A.I. Arrilval' by Anirudh Bhattacharya, Hindustan Times, published April 27, 2018

'Toward a National Policy on A.I.' by Ajay Agrawal, Joshua Gans, and Avi Goldfarb, Policy Options, published April 25, 2018

'Make sure AI is right for your business before taking the plunge' by Ajay Agrawal, Joshua Gans, and Avi Goldfarb, The Globe & Mail, published April 13, 2018

'The Economics of Artificial Intelligence' by McKinsey & Company, published April 2018 (from interview with Ajay Agrawal by Rob Kirkland)

  Illustration by Delphine Lee for    Forbes India Article on the CDL

Illustration by Delphine Lee for Forbes India Article on the CDL

'The CDL is Home to the Greatest Concentration of AI Companies: Ajay Agrawal' by Karen Christensen, Forbes India, published February 22, 2018

'The Burgeoning Market for Artificial Intelligence' by Ajay Agrawal, The Globe and Mail, published November 24, 2016


Professor Agrawal speaks at conferences and events throughout the world. He also runs customized workshops to help corporations better prepare for and maximize the impact of artificial intelligence.