AI Essentials

McGill Executive institute

How long?

  • 4 days
  • online

What are the topics?

McGill Executive institute

Disclaimer

Coursalytics is an independent platform to find, compare, and book executive courses. Coursalytics is not endorsed by, sponsored by, or otherwise affiliated with any business school or university.

Full disclaimer.

Read more about Marketing

Marketing courses will plunge you into the vast field of marketing. In these courses, you will learn a variety of topics that cover each stage of runn...

Reviews

Comprehensive course analysis

Unbiased reviews from past participants
Global companies alumni of this course worked for
Positions of participants who took this course
Countries where most past participants are from
FREE
Individual needs analysis

Who should attend

This program is designed for managers, executives, and strategists seeking to understand the implications of AI and the opportunities it represents for growth and efficiency. It is also valuable in helping team leaders, HR, and talent managers prepare for changes in workflow processes, technical capabilities, management, and culture to successfully adopt AI.

About the course

Montreal continues to develop as a hub for artificial intelligence research labs and incubators as managers seek to demystify how AI technology will change the way they do business.

This practical workshop spells out why AI can have such an important impact on your operations, strategies, employees, customers, and markets. Moreover, hands-on learning, success stories, and take-away tools will help you make well-informed decisions about how to improve your organization through AI.

Key Benefits & Takeaways

  • Demystify AI technologies, distinguishing what is hype and what is real
  • Review real-life examples of how AI integration can create competitive advantages
  • Build a business case to introduce AI according to your context and needs
  • Examine infrastructure and organizational changes required to make AI initiatives successful
  • Understand how AI readiness calls for changes in processes, capabilities and culture
  • Learn tangible ways to implement AI integration and pitfalls to avoid

Topics covered during the program

Understanding AI and Machine Learning

  • Explore what it was, what it is, and what it can and can’t do
  • Rise of deep learning and neural networks
  • Areas where AI can create value

Core AI Technologies

  • The new generation of AI technology systems and applications
  • Prediction and classification
  • Social informatics and behavioral modelling

AI for Business Improvement and Growth

  • AI success stories – how it has helped organizations across sectors
  • Implementing AI across the value chain
  • Competitive advantages and challenges

Making Well-Informed Decisions with AI

  • What problems can AI help solve for your business?
  • Impact on your operations, processes, employees, customers, and offerings
  • Forecasting, sourcing, optimizing, automating, and enhancing user experiences

Bringing AI into Your Organization

  • When is the right time to bring in AI?
  • Key elements of successful AI transformations
  • AI readiness: changes to your processes, capabilities and culture

AI Execution: Your Business Case for Succes

  • Maximizing positive impact and mitigating risk of failure
  • Building AI capacity – tools, consultants, internal teams
  • Project scoping and infrastructure

Experts

Alex Boussetta

Alex Boussetta is an Affiliate Member at McGill’s Desautels Faculty of Management where he has been teaching quality management and operational excellence since 2003. In addition, he consults with a wide variety of organizations on improving internal processes, implementing project management pra...

Jui Ramaprasad

Professor Ramaprasad joined the Smith School of Business as part of the DOIT area in Fall 2019. Prior to that she was an Associate Professor of Information Systems at the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University on Montreal, QC. She received her doctorate in Management, Information Sy...

Videos and materials

AI Essentials at McGill Executive institute

From  CAD 1 995$1,603
Add coaching to your course booking

Coaching can personalize and deepen learning for you and your organization.


Something went wrong. We're trying to fix this error.

Thank you for your application

We will contact the provider to ensure that seats are available and, if there is an admissions process, that you satisfy any requirements or prerequisites.

We may ask you for additional information.

To finalize your enrollment we will be in touch shortly.

Disclaimer

Coursalytics is an independent platform to find, compare, and book executive courses. Coursalytics is not endorsed by, sponsored by, or otherwise affiliated with any business school or university.

Full disclaimer.

Read more about Marketing

During Marketing courses, you will learn how to develop a business idea and create the right website to promote your product. You will gain the skills to analyze your business performance and make key decisions that improve the efficiency of your bus...

Because of COVID-19, many providers are cancelling or postponing in-person programs or providing online participation options.

We are happy to help you find a suitable online alternative.