On-demand webinar: navigating the challenges to AI success
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Navigating the Challenges to AI Success

May 30, 2024
8 AM PDT / 11 AM EST

Discover Strategies to Overcome Obstacles and Drive Sustainable Growth

In the rapidly evolving world of artificial intelligence (AI), the success of AI projects hinges on the quality of training data and human-driven optimization.

This webinar, "Navigating the Challenges to AI Success" hear from our guest speaker, Randy Bean, best-selling author of "Fail Fast, Learn Faster: Lessons in Data-Driven Leadership in an Age of Disruption, Big Data, and AI,” as he addresses common hurdles that impede AI projects. He’ll explore how superior training data and collaboration tools can improve the accuracy, performance, time to market, and return on investment (ROI) of your AI initiatives.

You'll learn about:

  • The critical role of training data in AI projects
  • Importance of human-driven optimization alongside AI algorithms
  • Understanding common hurdles in AI project implementation
  • Real stories from organizations for improving accuracy, performance, and time to market in AI initiatives

Register Now: Don't miss out on this exclusive opportunity to gain actionable strategies and insights from industry experts. Reserve your spot today to unlock the power of AI and chart a course towards success in the digital age.

Speakers

Randy Bean
Founder, CEO, Author, Speaker, Senior Advisor, Innovation Fellow and Board Member.

Randy Bean has been an advisor to Fortune 1000 organizations on data and AI leadership for 3+ decades. He is a Founder, CEO, Author, Speaker, Senior Advisor, Innovation Fellow, and Board Member.

Randy is the bestselling author of "Fail Fast, Learn Faster: Lessons in Data-Driven Leadership in an Age of Disruption, Big Data, and AI", and a regular contributor to Forbes, Harvard Business Review, and MIT Sloan Management Review on Data & AI leadership.

He was previously Founder and CEO of NewVantage Partners (NVP), a data and AI leadership advisory firm to Fortune 1000 clients, which he founded in 2001. NVP was acquired by Wavestone, a Paris-based global consultancy, in 2021.

Chris Stephens
Field CTO and Head of Applied AI
Appen

Chris has been leading large-scale data transformations for over a decade, bringing advanced analytics capabilities to the world for 25 years. Most recently, he served in CDO roles at GEICO, Zendesk, and American Eagle Outfitters. Prior to that he helped lead the Data Science practice at Pivotal Software helping organizations around the world adopt modern data and software practices.

He is Field CTO and Head of AI Solutions at Appen bringing AI systems to life for organizations around the world. He is an advisor to Insight Partners and Battery Ventures helping shape a new generation of technology and teams.

He is Adjunct Faculty at Carnegie Mellon University teaching our next generation of data and AI leaders. He is passionate about the human side of data, transformation, and innovation.

He hails from Pittsburgh with his wife and 5 young adult children. An avid music fan, he reminds us that, "you who choose to lead, must follow.”