Harnessing Artificial Intelligence

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

Program Details


Length: 4 Days
Locations: Ashridge

Fees: £3,950 + VAT
*Excluding Accommodation

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Program overview

This practical, interactive 4-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, then offers frameworks and 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 will help prepare executives to successfully manage AI initiatives. We offer a unique all-round perspective on AI covering an introduction to basic technologies, the strategic issues involved in their application to business optimization and transformation and consideration of the broader 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 - 15 March 2018

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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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