Demystifying Artificial Intelligence

The recent and rapid expan­sion of arti­fi­cial intel­li­gence (AI) has left many won­der­ing how a busi­ness can best deploy the­ses tech­nolo­gies for max­i­mum impact. This sem­i­nar, designed for busi­ness lead­ers and tech­ni­cal staff, will pro­vide an applied under­stand­ing of the process and capa­bil­i­ties of AI, machine learn­ing and data min­ing. Par­tic­i­pants will work in small teams to con­ceive, present and refine and AI project of their choice and can expect to gain an intro­duc­to­ry work­ing knowl­edge of how to eval­u­ate, val­i­date and begin devel­op­ing AI solu­tions for a cho­sen domain.
Course at a glance

Evaluate machine learning claims
Study a machine learning success story and then validate claims on what defines a "success".

Find the right process
Identify appropriate techniques for analysis and learning using evaluation metrics.

Solve business problems
Determine what type of organizations can benefit from artificial intelligence and what data and research are necessary to start.

This course has no prerequisites

Students from all educational backgrounds welcome. You can register for this course without applying and enrolling in a program.

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