AI Masterclass | Cloud industry forum

AI Masterclass


  • Date: Friday, 12 July, 2019
  • Location: Newgate St, London EC1A 7AJ
  • Time: 9:30am (for a 10:00am start) - 2:00pm
  • Includes a working lunch


Andrew Burgess

The Cloud Industry Forum is delighted to offer the following training course for members and non-members alike. This is a non-technical introduction to Artificial Intelligence for senior managers and executives. 
This half-day (4 hours) workshop de-mystifies AI by exploring the full range of its capabilities and how they can be applied pragmatically to meet business challenges.

Expert Trainer

In partnership with the Cloud Industry Forum the workshop will be lead by Andrew Burgess, a renowned AI expert and author.


The workshop explains Artificial Intelligence in the context of businesses today. It is highly interactive, with real AI demos and discussions on how AI can be relevant to your business.
By attending this workshop, senior managers and executives will come away with an understanding of the range of AI capabilities and a full appreciation of the benefits that these can deliver.
They will appreciate how other technologies can complement AI, and what types of approaches they can take to developing and/or procuring AI capability for their business.
They will understand what they need to do to start their AI journey, and the types of tools and methodologies they can use to help manage and guide them.


The workshop will run for half a day, it is assumed attendees will be new to AI.   The workshop will be a boardroom style meeting, encouraging full interactive questions and answers.  The workshop is open to members and non-members of the Cloud Industry Forum and is primarily intended for senior managers and/or C-suite executives.
It would typically cover the following aspects:

 What is AI, and what it isn’t?

  • Why now?
  • The AI Capability Framework
  • Associated technologies (RPA, cloud, crowd, etc)
  • AI case studies
  • AI vendors and platforms to look out for
  • How to start your AI journey
  • The practical and ethical challenges of AI
  • Where next for AI?


Newgate St, London EC1A 7AJ


This workshop is open to everyone, you do not need to be a member of the Cloud Industry Forum, however members (whether Industry or Professional individuals) will benefit from a 50% discount.

Half day training. Lunch and refreshments will be provided.

Non members: £500 (plus VAT)

CIF members: £250 (plus VAT) – use the discount code AIMaster19. Discount will be applied at checkout. If you are unsure of your membership status, contact us.

More details on membership