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Artificial Intelligence for Business Leaders

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RIC Centre (co-located in the Xerox Research Centre)

2660 Speakman Drive

Pake Auditorium

Mississauga, ON L5K 2L1

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“Basically, there’s no institution in the world that cannot be improved with machine learning.” Jeff Bezos, CEO, Amazon

AI for Business Decision Makers

As a business leader, you know that business growth is vital. In a time of rapid innovation, the only way to manage organizational success is by paying attention to the future of work.

Artificial intelligence is more than a trend - it's the most important new technology of the next generation.

An Executive Primer for Strategy and Decision-Making

Join us for a one-day workshop to learn the fundamentals of artificial intelligence and machine learning in the enterprise world. You’ll get a mix of in-class training, experiential exercises and interactions facilitated by key subject matter experts, moderated by our very own Paul Barter.


In this workshop, you’ll learn about:

  • Foundations and history of artificial intelligence
  • AI terminology
  • Machine learning – general process, common types and application
  • How to apply machine learning to your business and goals
  • AI bias and how to create unbiased applications for your business

After completing this workshop, you’ll be able to:

  • Classify different types of AI learning approaches
  • Convey why machine learning is important for your business processes and strategy
  • Create a high-level business plan that integrates AI into your organization
  • Confidently communicate with your IT partner to drive true business value in AI projects

This workshop is ideal for business leaders and decision makers who are interested in exploring the fundamentals of AI and understanding its relevance to your organization. You do not need a technical background, in fact, we prefer you don’t!


This workshop is for you if:

  • You’re a business leader, decision maker or strategist
  • You want to innovate to increase efficiency while enabling the business to create new products in the world
  • You’re interested in exploring the fundamentals of AI, beyond the hype
  • You don’t have a technical background




Meet the Facilitator

AI for Business Leaders - Paul Barter


Paul Barter is a business leader and strategist with more than thirty years of experience helping businesses outperform. He has deep insight into technology trends and the challenges and strategic opportunities they present.

Agenda

Morning

  • Foundations, Terminology and History of AI
  • Current State of AI
  • Foundations of Machine Learning
  • Learning Types

Afternoon

  • Machine Learning for Business
  • Machine Learning Process
  • Algorithms
  • AI Ethics and Bias



For any questions or concerns, please reach out to Jennee Rasavong, Program & Events Coordinator at RIC Centre.

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2660 Speakman Drive

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Canada

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