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Artificial Intelligence - Technologies and Applications


The main course objectives are to demystify AI, learn AI methods, learn how AI is put into practice in businesses, and learn to assess the potential benefits/harms of AI. 

Course content


  • Overview of AI: definitions and history
  • AI applications: computer vision, NLP, economics/finance
  • Machine Learning-based methods: artificial neural networks
  • The future of AI

The course will also provide many examples of AI uses and the reality of AI technologies today, including:

  • Computer vision
  • Natural language processing
  • One or two other topics TBD.

We will also discuss practical considerations for doing an AI project.


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