MindEdge Learning’s new online course, A Manager’s Guide to Artificial Intelligence, introduces learners to basic AI concepts and trends.
It is available through selected training partners and institutions of higher education.
Artificial Intelligence plays an increasingly important role in many industries. The emergence of this new technology promises to bring unprecedented efficiencies for organizations and enhance business performance. In today’s global economy, managers will need to know how AI can be leveraged to keep their organizations competitive, as well as understand the potential ethical issues associated with employing AI technologies such as deep learning, machine learning, and the various AI-enabled recognition technologies.
Learners in this course will explore the fundamentals of AI with the help of games, videos, interactive exercises, case studies, and other engaging content. Topics covered include knowledge-based and expert systems, the major characteristics of the different types of AI, machine learning, deep learning, natural language processing and generation, and how computer vision, robotics, and Big Data relate to AI.
MindEdge, a learning company based in Waltham, provides leadership, management, communication, and educational solutions for organizations to help them meet their objectives. Founded in 1998 by Harvard and MIT educators, MindEdge specializes in higher education and professional development content and technology solutions and continues to innovate in the rapidly changing landscape of online education. The company’s webtexts and courses feature narrative, interactive learning case studies and simulations as well as adaptive learning technology to maximize learner mastery of the content.