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Put AI to Work: Managing with Machines

Transform complex business challenges into new opportunities with AI and machine learning.

If your firm hasn't yet developed an AI business strategy, it's not too late to start. The right combination of technology and talent is an ongoing challenge for all organizations, and even non-technical managers and directors can contribute to strategies for data analytics, AI, and machine learning that stays ahead of the competition. 

Rotman's Put AI to Work: Managing with Machines program provides you with practical 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 artificial intelligence and big data to set strategy and best practices, adapt your systems and manage talent to solve ever-more complex business challenges. 

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

With the massive opportunities presented by AI, good leaders know that smart innovation will always involve humans. Pairing human-centric methods with AI tools will be very powerful no matter what your goals are, and we can help you get started. Our program incorporates design thinking to show you how to design AI systems that actually work. 

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The Summer offering has been postponed due to COVID-19 precautions. Please click here for more information.
Contact Assistant Director Joanne Goveas if you have any questions: 416.946.0722

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Practical learning you can apply right away.

Rotman’s Put AI to Work: Managing with Machines program helps you get started with practical steps to move along your AI strategy. 

  • Understand the current landscape of big data, artificial intelligence and machine learning
  • Learn how to put AI to work in your organization and how you can benefit from it
  • Establish how to synthesize the output from an AI algorithm to make better business decisions
  • Learn how to leverage design thinking to build long-term solutions that work

Schedule

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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

Payment

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 RotmanExecutive.com/Discounts. 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 executiveprograms@rotman.utoronto.ca.



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

 

 


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Our first offering of Managing with Machines has been postponed

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Contact Assistant Director Joanne Goveas if you have any questions:
416.946.0722

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Download an information sheet

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Learn about available discounts

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Learn about the Canada Job Grant


Dates and fees

2-day intensive program with post-program briefing

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Dates:
TBD

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Location:
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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Fee:
$4,500 CAD + HST


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