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March 01, 2022       News

AltaML Co-CEO Nicole Janssen joins Forbes Technology Council

Edmonton, March 1, 2022—Nicole Janssen, co-founder and co-CEO of AltaML, a Canadian applied AI studio, has been accepted into the Forbes Technology Council, an invitation-only community for world-class CIOs, CTOs, and technology executives.

“I am thrilled to be welcomed as a member of the Forbes Technology Council. At AltaML, our purpose is to elevate human potential with applied AI—and diversity of thought and partnership are essential to achieving that purpose,” said Nicole Janssen, co-founder and co-CEO of AltaML. “I look forward to collaborating with such an impressive global community of tech leaders.”

Nicole was vetted and selected by a review committee based on the depth and diversity of her experience. Criteria for acceptance include a track record of successfully impacting business growth metrics, as well as personal and professional achievements and honors.

“We are honoured to welcome Nicole into the community,” said Scott Gerber, founder of Forbes Councils, the collective that includes Forbes Technology Council. “Our mission with Forbes Councils is to bring together proven leaders from every industry, creating a curated, social capital-driven network that helps every member grow professionally and make an even greater impact on the business world.”

As an accepted member of the Council, Nicole has access to a variety of exclusive opportunities designed to help her reach peak professional influence. She will connect and collaborate with other respected local leaders in a private forum. Nicole will also be invited to work with a professional editorial team to share her expert insights in original business articles on, and to contribute to published Q&A panels alongside other experts.

About AltaML
AltaML is an applied AI studio driven to elevate human potential and builds relationships founded on shared beliefs around using AI for good. This work includes accelerating the AI adoption journey for organizations in the private and public sectors as well as growing a portfolio of industry-specific joint ventures to pursue product opportunities. In addition, AltaML operates talent accelerators to increase the pool of industry-ready data science talent while driving partners’ AI experimentation. AltaML is scaling rapidly to become the undisputed leader in responsible AI with offices in Edmonton, Calgary and Toronto. 

About Forbes Council
Forbes Councils is a collective of invitation-only communities created in partnership with Forbes and the expert community builders who founded Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC). In Forbes Councils, exceptional business owners and leaders come together with the people and resources that can help them thrive. For more information about Forbes Technology Council, visit


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