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Audit, validate, and deeply understand the available data and broader context.

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Test, integrate, and deploy custom software components.

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Our Services

Mix and match our expert skills for your unique project needs.

Artificial Intelligence

We leverage the newest deep learning technology platforms and frameworks for rapid prototyping and long-term support.

Solution Architecture

Let us help you in defining the tactical deployment of your product.

Cloud

Design and deploy cloud infrastructure.

Big Data

Scrape, process, and digest large datasets.

Security

Secure your infrastructure and reassure your clients.

New Product Development

Give your idea the greatest chance of success.

Intellectual Property

We have successfully prepared patents, trademarks, and IP contracts in collaboration with legal professionals.

Project Management

Collect requirements, define milestones, monitor progress and generate live reports.

Multi-Model Systems

Connect multiple models into a coherent, effective solution.

Our Process

Tailored solutions demand a rigorous process.

Our business model is to provide professional services to companies. Depending on your needs, we come up with a statement of work (SOW) and provide a quote for that work.
Some contracts are fixed-price, while others are set at an hourly rate, and some larger projects are open contracts where we bill our work up to a monthly cap.

Our sweet spot is in the high end of the market, focused artificial intelligence and machine learning. We look for projects with big data that require machine intelligence.
Typically these projects involve a cloud computing component.
We solve tough problems using the latest and greatest tools.

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What Clients Say

"Thanks to their continued efforts, we are now applying to the [Securities and Exchange Commission] on our path to market."

Samer Obeidat
CEO & Founder, Investifai

"I‘m happy to recommend the services of Lemay.ai for natural language-based artificial intelligence consulting needs."

Lorraine McKay
Co-Founder & CMO, HRSG

"To date, the team at Lemay.ai has proven they are able to provide excellent artificial intelligence consulting services and insights. They have created real value for our client companies, supporting the goals of the [IBM I3] program."

Caroline Croft
Manager, Venture Programs, Invest Ottawa

"Throughout these projects, Lemay.ai has provided insights and added value. [..] Their team has been a pleasure to work with and I would be happy to work with them in the future."

Leor Grebler
CEO, Unified Computer Intelligence Corporation

"MNP has strategically chosen Lemay.ai as its go-to partner for rapid AI deployment, and has been consistently impressed with the scope and quality of solutions they have developed for us. [...] Without hesitation, I fully recommend Lemay.ai for your potential business venture."

Michael Melville
Senior Consultant, MNP LLP

"Throughout the project, Lemay.ai provided project updates and articulate feedback on our ideas"

Vincent Vomero
Founder & CEO, Foxy AI

About Us

Meet the team behind the brand.

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We uphold a value system based on a firm belief that technology of any kind should be used to empower and augment the human capacity, while respecting our ethical duty to uphold public welfare and ethics.

Our company is led by two engineers, Mathieu Lemay and Daniel Shapiro, PhD, performing research and development and rapid deployment of solutions in the field of Artificial Intelligence/Deep Learning (AI/ DL). We have delivered AI/DL products to both private and public sector clients, and have performed research in the AI/DL fields of natural language understanding, automated data segmentation, sentiment analysis, recommendation systems, text/image similarity and more. Currently, our bilingual team holds 5 patents, 8 certifications, 35 publications, and 2 PhDs. Our team has grown to 10, and continues to grow. We cooperate with our joint venture partner Stallion.ai for projects in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region.

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Transparency and rationale—every step of the way.

Lemay.ai is a specialized consultancy that provides artificial intelligence, machine learning, and deep learning solutions to SMBs and enterprises in a commercial context. The corporation was founded by Mathieu Lemay and Daniel Shapiro, PhD in 2016 with their own funds, building on past work experience in consulting. They built up a research and development team and multiple revenue streams, following an agency model for delivering consulting services.

Over the course of the last two years, we have refined our AI Consulting Framework, which allowed us to successfully deploy multiple projects. This rapid deployment framework allows for flexible, iterative, and continuous deployment of project prototypes and solutions, while ensuring production-ready quality upon integration and hand-off with the client’s team.

We focus on human augmentation, not replacement

We understand the concerns surrounding the replacement of humans with machine-learning systems. We also understand that artificial intelligence systems, at present, are restricted to mimicking existing behaviours, and even then imperfectly. Therefore, we maintain a strict focus on augmentation of human workers to allow them to perform more tasks, and take care to identify areas and points where humans should be kept in-the-loop to monitor the process.

We implement defensive design with safety first

Our team’s diverse experiences in cybersecurity, medical devices and defense solutions inspires us to continuously evaluate risk at all levels of development and integration. This vigilance is displayed in the following activities:

  • designing user interfaces where users are provided with the right questions to ask, not given explicit answers;
  • monitoring solutions post-deployment for resilience and expected performance; and
  • following best practices in information technology security to ensure that client data and intellectual property remain secure.

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As active members of the AI community, we continuously share knowledge and participate in various events.

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Implementing Defensive Design in AI Deployments

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Why Real Estate Valuation Needs Computer Vision

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Data Science for Algorithmic Trading

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DREAM.ac: Build Teams Using Artificial Intelligence

We have had some really interesting clients in the Human Resources (HR) space, a field dominated ...

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How to Understand a Company Using Artificial Intelligence

Compliance is not a sexy topic, and so here’s the nightmare scenario: You are the CFO in a Fortune 500 company, and many internal...

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Relapse trigger: Predicting stress with A.I.

From problem formulation to solution deployment, today’s article is a comprehensive look at a data science...

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Speaker Differentiation Using Deep Learning

Last week, I presented a conference paper at ICSEE2018 on a neural network system with the ability to quickly differentiate...

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Artificial Intelligence for Arabic

Google’s DialogFlow has no Arabic support for building chatbots, and standard natural language machine learning...

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Artificial Intelligence for Music Videos

I am doing a video analysis A.I. project for a client, and I want to share with you a super fun idea...

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Artificial Intelligence and Bad Data

Facebook, Google, and twitter lawyers gave testimony to congress on how they missed the Russian influence campaign....

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E-mail Validation

See a demonstration of server-side validation tools able to ensure that an e-mail address is valid.

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Document Understanding

Word Embedding in Natural Language Processing detects semantic similarites between words.

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Sentiment Analysis

This artificial intelligence interprets Twitter posts to determine the overall impression of Twitter users regarding a given search term.

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Chatbots

A Dialogflow (API.AI) chatbot allows users to converse with a program through either text or speech.

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  • CTO Daniel Shapiro, PHD @ ICSEE 2018

    CTO Daniel Shapiro, PHD will be presenting the paper Speaker Differentiation Using a Convolutional Autoencoder at the ICSEE conference.

  • CTO Daniel Shapiro, PHD @ Invest Ottawa AMA Panel

    CTO Daniel Shapiro, PHD will be presenting at Invest Ottawa AMA Panel.

  • CTO Daniel Shapiro, PHD @ VanillaSoft

    Watch CTO Daniel Shapiro, PHD in a live stream webinar with VanillaSoft on the truths, falsehoods, and outright lies in Artificial Intelligence. Check out the interview >>

  • Lemay.ai @ Toronto Machine Learning Annual Summit & Expo 2018 (TMLS)

    Lemay.ai will be holding a booth at the career fair. Come talk to us!

  • Lemay.ai @ NeuroTech Ontario Showcase Ottawa

    We will be attending the NeuroTech Ontario Showcase in Ottawa. Come find us and talk to us!

  • CEO Matt Lemay - The Language of Risk @ IIA Long Island

    Our CEO Matt will be presenting at IIA conference in Long Island.

  • CTO Daniel Shapiro, PHD @ University of Ottawa

    CTO Daniel Shapiro, PHD will be presenting to a 4th year Computer Engineering class at uOttawa on Deep Learning.

  • CTO Daniel Shapiro, PHD @ Invest Ottawa

    CTO Daniel Shapiro, PHD will be presenting on the basics of how to get started adopting artificial intelligence in your organization.

  • Lemay.ai Presenting @ Toronto Machine Learning 'Micro-Summit' Series (TMLS)

    Come see our presentation for TMLS series focus in finance.

  • CTO Daniel Shapiro, PHD @ Invest Ottawa

    CTO Daniel Shapiro, PHD will be presenting on the basics of how to get started adopting artificial intelligence in your organization.

  • CEO Matt Lemay - Understanding Artificial Intelligence in business @ Entrepreneurs 1on1

    CEO will be talking about understanding Artificial Intelligence in business at Entrepreneurs 1on1. Check out the talk >>

  • Lemay.ai @ AccelerateOTT 2017: Growth Hacking

    We will be attending the AccelerateOTT 2017: Growth Hacking by Invest Ottawa. Come find us and talk to us!

We are happy to announce that we are among a roster of artificial intelligence suppliers selected by the Government of Canada! Checkout the full list in this Ottawa Business Journal article >>

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