Artificial Intelligence (AI) is a branch of computer science that is accelerating the pace of change in tech like never before. AI is focused on the creation of intelligent machines that react and work like humans, including functions such as speech recognition, problem solving, and learning. It is rapidly advancing and being applied across businesses, creating efficiencies and new opportunities.
Artificial Intelligence Fundamentals
In this one-day AI bootcamp you’ll experience a mix of in-class training, role playing and experiential exercises, interactions with AI subject matter experts, coaching during breakout sessions and feedback to steer your progress.
What you’ll learn:
You’ll be introduced to an overview of the field of AI including an orientation of terms and historical context. Next is a technical perspective to help you to understand AI and common types of machine learning, including considering use cases and exploring the general machine learning process, as well as benefits for business. We’ll wrap up with a discussion on AI ethics.
After this bootcamp, you will be able to:
- Differentiate between various types of AI learning approaches
- Articulate why machine learning is important
- Explain how learning systems support business processes and influence strategy
- Order the steps of a machine learning process
- Compose a high-level business plan that integrates AI into an organization
Who is it for?
Anyone interested in exploring the fundamentals of AI and understanding its relevance across various sectors. Participants do not require a technical background as concepts will be explained in an accessible way.
How big is the class?
Maximum of 30 participants
Location: Communitech Hub, 151 Charles Street West, Kitchener, Ontario, N2G 1H6
Date: November 25, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
*Note: To encourage diversity of thought in the classroom, we cap participant enrolment at a maximum of three employees per company. If you would like more people from your organization to benefit from this program, let us know and we can talk about a potential team session.