AI for Managers

Get in touch with the world of data, AI and machine learning during our one-day workshop where you will dive into real life business cases and set up your own data goals.

There are few fields that won't be disrupted by AI, 

so make sure you are the disruptor - not the disrupted!

About this course


During a full day workshop a number of different teachers will open your eyes to the world of data science. All this takes place at the Co.Station in Ghent, the home turf of the Crunch team. Together with your peers you will go through an intensive training with both business and technical perspectives.

Program

  • Inspirational examples and the increasing importance of AI
  • The evolution of AI: past, present and future
  • Core concepts of AI: machine learning, deep learning, natural language processing, ...
  • Impact of AI on businesses: How much business value can AI create?
  • The moment is now: Why now, and why you?
  • Selection of practical use-cases
  • Build or buy: key decision drivers
  • AI maturity models & preconditions for success
  • Which data do you have? Where? Who can access it? What is missing? How to fill the blanks?
  • Do you have the right skills and tools? Which are missing? 
  • Key criteria for successfully selecting AI projects and how to assess them
  • Group exercise: building a project longlist and narrowing it down to a shortlist based on key criteria
  • Comparison with general project management
  • Project lifecycle and timelines
  • Project delivery
  • Staffing: Which profiles do you need?
  • Pricing: What is the estimated cost of an AI project when working with external providers?
  • How to measure performance?
  • Operations and maintance
  • What is a data-driven venture?
  • How to lead the transformation towards a data-driven venture?
  • Common pitfalls on the way to success
  • Different operational models for data-driven ventures

Practical info

  • Dates: we 20/06
  • Duration: 9:00 - 12:30 and 13:30 - 17:00
  • Where: Oktrooiplein 1 - 9000 Ghent, Belgium

Don't worry about breakfast! There will be coffee, juice, fruit and pastry. Your lunch will be taken care of too!

The course will take place in the Quantum building at Dampoort Ghent on the first floor. It is easily accessible by bus and train since the railway station is only a 5 minute walk. 

There are plenty of free parking spaces in the Afrikalaan (5 min walk), or if you want to park up close the parking of the Dampoort station is the best choice. If you're coming by bike there are plenty of bicycle racks at the side of the Quantum building (near the water). 

Payment must be received in full prior to the course start date. You must pay each invoice we issue within 30 days starting from the date issued. 

All cancellations must be received in writing (email is acceptable) 28 calendar days before the start of the course and will be subject to an administration fee of 50 EUR (excl. BTW). Cancellations made after this date will be charged the full course registration fee.

Registrants who do not attend on the day will be considered ‘no shows’ and will be charged the full course registration fee.

Confirmation of your booking will be emailed to you on receipt of your booking. 

Crunch Analytics will not be held liable for any transport or accommodation costs in the unlikely event of a course being cancelled.

Please note, due to circumstances beyond Crunch’s control, speakers, venue and timings may vary. 

Crunch Analytics reserves the right to cancel or re-schedule the event if necessary. In the case of cancellation by Crunch Analytics a full refund of course fees will be made. In the event of a re-schedule course fees will be transferred to the new date. Delegates who cannot make the revised date should follow the cancellation or delegate substitution procedures above, delegates will not be required to request cancellation 28 days before the course if the new date makes this impossible, nor will they be charged the 50 EUR administration fee. 

  • Manager

AI for Managers

  • Date / Period 20 June 2018
  • Location Ghent - Belgium
  • Number of sessions 1 day
  • Session duration 9:00 - 12:30 & 13:30 - 17:00
  • Seats available 11
  • Language English
  • Price € 795 pp. excl. BTW

AI for Managers

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The Crunch Team

Why our clients choose us

Kurt Delaplace | Crunch Analytics

Kurt Delaplace

Team Lead, In The Pocket

I wanted to have a better understanding of Machine Learning, to enable me to spot the opportunities to use this new technology within my projects. Participating in the sessions by Crunch Analytics has helped me to guide my team in the right direction, and improve the way we build applications. 

Why choose Crunch?
  • Get a clear understanding of how Machine Learning works
  • Improve products using Machine Learning
  • Be able to lead your development team better
Thomas Mons | Crunch Analytics

Thomas Mons

Director of Engineering, In The Pocket

Our goal is create digital products that make people happy and makes businesses grow. Within 3 years all digital products will contain some form of artificial intelligence. Hence, it is essential for us to keep up with these technologies!

Why choose Crunch?
  • Embrace the shift towards Artificial Intelligence to stay relevant to users
  • Build the ability to identify Machine Learning opportunities
  • Strenghten and maintain human capital
Michael Warner | Crunch Analytics

Michael Warner

Integrations Engineer, Showpad

Like many other companies Showpad has not remained blind to the opportunities offered by data science and machine learning. My participation in these sessions has allowed me to apply machine-learning tools and techniques in my day-to-day job, moving closer to a role as a fully fledged data scientist. 

Why choose Crunch?
  • Full hands-on materials, examples and notebooks you can keep for later
  • Perfect pace, not too fast nor too slow, straight to the point
  • Learn from very knowledgeable mentors, always available to answer questions and help out wherever possible
Kerensa Tiberghien | Crunch Analytics

Kerensa Tiberghien

Clinical Data Scientist, MoveUP

At moveUP we are moving from expert-driven to data-driven predictions to offer the best suited rehabilitation therapy for each our patients. Participating in these training sessions was the ideal way for me to acquire better insight into to possibilities offered by machine learning within this context.

Why choose Crunch?
  • Gain the necessary insights to prepare for your data science project
  • Ask and discuss your challenges with the mentors
  • Hands-on training means you will be able to really apply Machine Learning afterwards

Your teachers

  • Laurent Mainil | Crunch Analytics

    Laurent Mainil

    Co-Founder and CEO

    Laurent combines a deep expertise in Sales & Marketing strategy with a strong under-standing of data analytics. He's the guy helping you getting the ideas on the table and recognising the value.

  • Louis-Philippe Kerkhove | Crunch Analytics

    Louis-Philippe Kerkhove

    Co-Founder and Head of Analytics

    Louis-Philippe started out in business and economics, but quickly developed a passion for algorithmic and mathematical problem solving. After spending time in academia - and earning his PhD in 2016 – he is now leading the analytics team at Crunch Analytics, applying this knowledge to solve real business problems using cutting edge tools and techniques. 

  • Jelle Grammens | Crunch Analytics

    Jelle Grammens

    Data Scientist

    Jelle is a skilled data scientist with a background in business and economics. He combines his knowledge of data analytics and machine learning with his business acumen to help customers bring their ideas to life.

In-house Company Training

Do you want one of these courses given privately at your company? Or do you have a specific training in mind but you can’t find it here? Talk to us and we’ll discuss it further.

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