Harnessing Artificial Intelligence

Learn how to use Artificial Intelligence to cut costs, grow revenues and support business innovation.

Program Details

Length: 3 Days
Locations: Ashridge

Fees: £2,950 + VAT
*Excluding Accommodation

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Program overview

This practical, interactive 3-day program will equip you to integrate artificial intelligence into your strategy and manage initiatives with confidence. Harnessing Artificial Intelligence introduces you to AI and its rapidly emerging business uses in applications such as airline scheduling, fraud detection, increasing plant uptime, autonomous vehicles or investment advice. It then offers frameworks and illustrative case examples to help you think through where and how you can most benefit from AI in your business.

All major businesses now face the challenge of harnessing Artificial Intelligence to drive business performance. It is the critical next phase of digital strategy development. The course offers a unique all-round perspective on AI that prepares executives to successfully manage AI initiatives. We offer an introduction to machine learning and how it can be combined with sensors and robotics to create a wide variety of forms of AI, such as computer vision, to meet different business challenges.Participants learn how to use AI to optimize their company value chain and transform their customer’s journey including working through the organizational, legal and ethical issues involved. The faculty team have the experience and background in Data Science, Hi-tech and Strategy to deliver on this broad set of challenges.

This program is for business leaders tasked with harnessing Artificial Intelligence to create value or tasked more broadly with digital transformation. They could be business unit managers or functional heads. They could also be senior digital officers or data scientists, technology, business intelligence, strategy, HR or analytics specialists seeking a wider business and organizational perspective on AI. 

Dates: 12 - 14 November 2018

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Contact: To find out more and to register, please contact Ravinder Lidder, Marketing and Programmes Administrator

T: 020 7470 8750

E: ravinder.lidder@ashridge.hult.edu

Faculty profiles

More than just academics, our internationally-sourced faculty are practitioners who teach from real-world experience. Our professors have been everything from entrepreneurs to CFOs, consultants, directors, and vice presidents at leading global companies.

Felix Barber V2
Felix Barber V2

Felix Barber               
MA, Director of Ashridge Strategic Management Centre, former Senior Partner at The Boston Consulting Group

David Dean
David Dean

Dr David Dean               
MBA, MA, PhD, Board member and advisor to tech start-ups and more established organizations, member of World Economic Forum Council on the Future of the Digital Economy and Society, former Senior Partner and head of Hi-tech Practice at The Boston Consulting Group

Angie Ma
Angie Ma

Dr Angie Ma               
MSc., PhD, Co-founder and COO of ASI Data Science

Richard Sargeant
Richard Sargeant

Richard Sargeant 
MA, Director ASI Data Science, former founding director of the UK Government Digital Service and manager at Google

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