Who should attend
The “The Power of AI for Optimizing Your Business” program is designed for CEOs, board members, general managers, top-level executives, chief innovation officers and strategic decision makers who seek a stronger grasp of the opportunities and challenges of AI integrations in their organization and competitive landscape. Framed from a managerial perspective, the program does not require a technical background. Given its twofold strategy-implementation approach, the program is extremely relevant for cross-functional teams in charge of digital-transformation processes, as well as executives from technology-driven and service-oriented Mittelstand companies.
About the course
Artificial intelligence (AI) applications is fast becoming a “general purpose technology” with repercussions in industries worldwide, leading to enhanced operational efficiencies, new sources of competitive advantage and innovative business models, which currently are unfathomable.
This paradigm shift calls for a new approach that merges global leadership with technological expertise
- Gain a managerial perspective of AI applications and their transformative impact on business operations.
- Examine the core challenges and opportunities of AI integration.
- Evaluate how AI impacts business models and sources of competitive advantage.
- Analyze how AI shapes your role as a senior leader.
- Explore the ethical implications of AI.
- Better understand your organization’s digital transformation.
- Design a 100-day corporate plan for immediate impact.
The content of “The Power of AI for Optimizing Your Business” program comprises the following topics:
Individual preparation of academic materials and readings.
Understanding AI: The first online module provides a solid overview of the scope of artificial intelligence and illustrates its possibilities in business.
A Deep Dive on AI: In this module, participants examine the role of algorithm design and data strategy, as well as participate in a simulation, panel discussion and workshop to expand their knowledge of applying AI in business. On the last day of the module, they acquire a foundation to formulate for their executive challenge.
Making AI Happen: The final module explores the implications of AI for the broader business, including its influence on core operations, organizational transformation, and disruptive impact in competition. Participants will take part in a workshop and commit to their 100-day plan.
The program offers an engaging, high-impact learning experience via a strategic blend of dynamic teaching methods, including interactive online lectures, group discussions, hands-on activities and the case study method, used to illustrate and analyze real-life examples of successful AI integrations in global industry. To maximize the learning impact, participants will be asked to read the academic materials provided two weeks before the program start.
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Because of COVID-19, many providers are cancelling or postponing in-person programs or providing online participation options.
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