Frequently Asked Questions
Who is this for?
The course and the learning community around it are aimed at Boards & Executives and Business Managers, Program & Transformation Teams. The course is non technical and focused on delivering business value.
What is the goal of this product or service?
To help students supercharge their AI Career, Consulting, Products or AI Driven Enterprise by helping them understand the big picture of how to design and deploy AI programs that have a high chance of success.
What problem(s) does this course solve for them?
Gives a complete grounding in the fundamental reasons for transforming an Enterprise into an AI-Driven Enterprise. It provides a global context for why companies should move, and what they should do, in what order. Most AI leaders don’t have a complete blueprint to success. This is that blueprint. It provides the language, understanding, and information that helps an AI leader structure a successful program which leads to success for them in their career, success for the team(s) they build, and success for the organization as a whole.
What is the outcome of the course?
The course will take you from understanding little about Enterprise AI to being able to build an AI Driven Enterprise.
Who is the instructor and why should I listen to him?
Ian Wilson is the former Global Head of Artificial Intelligence at HSBC. Ian is a Global Enterprise Artificial Intelligence leader. He has spent 25+ years successfully delivering business value with a diverse range of AI capabilities across a broad range of industries from Financial Services to Defense to Entertainment. Strategic Advisory & Consulting. This course is the culmination of his 25 years of experience building AI companies, products, and programs for the world's largest organizatinons.
20h of video, 1000 pages of slides, private database access, and access to a forum for students where they can interact with the course instructor Ian.
What does it cover?
The training takes you from Politics to the Economics, Business, Strategy, Governance and Organization of AI within the enterprise. It then gets into more detail with a focus on how we build on Digital and Data Transformations to provide a strategic, industrialized AI Transformation then looking at AI Capabilities before getting into the detail of AI Use Case Evaluation and AI Programs (including why they fail). We then take a look at the future of AI skills and careers before wrapping everything we have learned up with a comprehensive look at how to design, in detail, an AI Driven Enterprise.
How is this course different from other "Executive AI" programs.
We can not speak to the quality of any other course, but we know that this course is built on 25 years of hands-on execution and delivery experience from every industry sector on three continents.
How is it delivered?
The courseware component is delivered on a web-based platform. The community is a private Slack instance which students will be invited to.
Why is this subscription based? Many courses are one-time only payments?
This industry is changing very rapidly. This course will change along with it. The reason we decided to move to a subscription model is because we are constantly refreshing and updating the content in near real-time to keep up with the market.
What is the price of the membership?
$1499 / person / yr with discounts for team orders
Can I buy access for my team?
Yes, you can buy packages for 10, 25, 50, or enterprise wide use. For up to 50, go to our e-store. For enterprise licenses, contact us.
I don’t want the membership portion, I just want the course. Can I just buy the course by itself?
The course and the community ARE the service. We do not separate them out.
Can I just pay one-time for unlimited access forever?
No, this is a subscription membership model only.
What is your refund policy?
For annual subscriptions, we provide 30 days for you to use the course to determine if it’s the right fit for you. If you’re not happy with it for any reason, let us know and we will cancel the membership and refund your entire payment, no questions asked.