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Seeing Through the Fog: Demystifying Machine Learning for Business

Steven Mills (Associate Director, Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning, Boston Consulting Group)

Date: Wednesday, May 22

Time: 9:00am - 9:45am

Pass type: All Access, Conference - Get your pass now!

Track/Topic: Emerging Tech, Data & Analytics

Audience: All

Format: Conference Session

Vault Recording: TBD

Audience Level: All

Machine learning and deep learning have emerged as the hottest technologies of the past decade. They’re enabling new and disruptive products and services that have captured the imagination of global business leaders. However, business and IT leaders need a practical understanding of machine learning if they hope to make sense of the chaos and capture real business value.

The session will include real-world case studies and practical advice for how businesses can get started. It will also include cautionary tales of machine learning gone wrong to debunk common myths and highlight potential pitfalls, including real-world examples.

In this session, you will learn:
• What machine learning and deep learning are
• What machine learning and deep learning can and cannot do
• How machine learning and deep learning work
• How to scale from limited pilots to enterprise-scale implementations