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Managing with Machines

Transform complex business challenges into new opportunities with AI and big data.

Investing in the right combination of technology and talent is an ongoing challenge. Today, decision-making at every level of the organization requires staying ahead of advances in data analytics, AI and machine learning.

Rotman's Managing with Machines program provides you with insights from the TD Management Data and Analytics Lab on topics at the forefront of these emerging fields and their current applications. In two days, our expert faculty will help you leverage these to set strategy, adapt your systems and manage talent to solve ever-more complex business challenges

This course is not technical and does not dive into programming or computer science. However, a familiarity with basic data interpretation will be helpful in our discussions.

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Practical learning you can apply right away.

Rotman’s Managing with Machines program fills in the gaps in your education with practical learning on:

  • Understand the current landscape of big data, AI and machine learning
  • Identify how AI fits into your organization and how you can benefit from it
  • Establish how to synthesize the output from an AI algorithm to make better business decisions


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Application Process

Before beginning the application process, please review the application policies. To apply, complete the online application form.

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Each application is reviewed by Rotman’s admissions committee to ensure participants have the appropriate academic and work experience.

Participant Notification Process

If space is available and eligibility requirements are met, participants will receive a notice of admission within 10 days of receipt of a completed application and fee deposit.

Payment and Fee Reduction


Payments can be made online. Applicants will be redirected to a secure online payment website after completion of the application form. Deposits will be refunded to applicants not accepted to the program.

Fee Reduction

Rotman Executive Program graduates and Rotman alumni are eligible for a 25% discount on this program. This discount does not apply to any early bird fees. Discounts cannot be combined but we will honour the greater discount amount towards the program fee. For more information on additional discounts, visit Discounts are not redeemable for cash.

*Participants will be responsible for their own travel, accommodation and incidental costs. Participants requiring accommodation during the program are eligible for preferred Rotman rates at select hotels. For more information contact an Executive Programs representative at


This program is jointly presented with the TD Management Data and Analytics Lab.



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Dates and fees

2-day intensive program with post-program briefing

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June 16–17, 2020

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Rotman School of Management, Toronto, Ontario 

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Participant profile:
Leaders and managers who use and consume data or analytics, who rely on data and AI for decision making, or who want to leverage new technologies for a more data-driven and evidence-based strategy

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$4,500 CAD + HST

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