AI for Businesses

Date and time
Wednesday, 15 March 2023
14.00 - 17.00

Markeaton Street, DE22 3AW or Online

Do you want to build advanced applications in Artificial intelligence (AI) to solve your business problem and provide new business opportunities, but you don’t know where to start? Then this is the workshop designed for you

The ‘Branch out in STEM’ programme is fully funded, meaning there’s no cost to your organisation. This is possible thanks to funding from the European Social Fund and the delivery partners, which include the University of Derby, Nottingham Trent University, Derby College, Nottingham College, East Midlands Chamber of Commerce, Enable, Inspire and the Workers’ Educational Association.

What is this session about?

In this workshop, we will discuss how AI technologies can be easily implemented and provide real benefits to the business. The workshop will use business cases to introduce reinforming learning system, NLP-based text-generation and chatbot, knowledge and image processing for healthcare.

What you can learn from this business workshop:

Am I eligible to participate?

To participate in the programme you must meet the funding criteria requirements. This means you must work for a small to medium-sized business within the Derbyshire or Nottinghamshire (D2N2) region. Alternatively, you could be self-employed and registered as a sole trader within the D2N2 region.

How much does it cost to attend?

This workshop is fully funded for eligible businesses, meaning there is no cost to your organisation. The Branch out in STEM programme is part-funded by the European Social Fund (ESF).

Find out more

If you have any employees who may benefit from the range of data science topic workshops which we offer at the University of Derby, or would like to discuss the option of more bespoke data science technical training support for a group of staff - which we can tailor around your needs (including delivering on your premises or at the University sites), please don't hesitate to get in touch.

If you would like to find out more about these funded short courses, please contact our business enquiry team. 

Telephone:+44 (0)800 001 5500
Email: stem-training@derby.ac.uk

Meet your speaker

This session will be led by our academic expert, who will guide your learning and answer any questions you may have during the session.

Harry Yu

Dr Harry (Hongqing) Yu
Senior Lecturer in Computer Science

Dr Hongqing Yu also known as Harry is a Senior Lecturer in Computer Science and Programme Leader of MSc Big Data Analytics. He mainly teaches on the topics involved in Data Science, Machine learning and AI technologies. 

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