Elissa Strome

Executive Director, Pan-Canadian Artificial Intelligence Strategy CIFAR

Elissa leads CIFAR’s efforts to connect and work with research leaders across the country to implement Canada’s national AI strategy. Formerly, Elissa was the Executive Director of SOSCIP, Ontario’s leading platform for collaborative R&D in data science and advanced computing, and the Director of Strategic Initiatives at the University of Toronto’s Office of the Vice President, Research and Innovation.