October 2020 - Roberts - AI and Machine Learning: How To Future-Proof Your BA Career
11:45 - 11:50: Virtual meeting opens
11:50 - 12:00: Welcome & Chapter announcements
12:00 - 1:00: Presentation
AI and Machine Learning: How To Future-Proof Your BA Career
change in technology and business. But what is their impact on you? What will your job look like
five years from now? Will it even exist in five, 10 or 20 years? And what will happen to the
organization and industry you work for?
All these questions and more can be answered in this 45 to 60 minute talk around AI and ML.
We will discuss the definitions of these two terms, how they impact business and workers, and
what things business analysts can do today to prepare for the future.
- What is Artificial Intelligence (AI)?
- What is Machine Learning and how does it apply to AI?
- A review of some real-world AI/ML projects being used today.
- Roles and skills that BAs can look to in the future
Michael Roberts is an IT industry professional with more than 22 years of experience in bringing software to market. His industry certifications include those from ICAgile, Cisco, CompTIA, Microsoft and the Scaled Agile Framework.
With his experience as a technology executive, he’s guided many companies to successful IT and software projects, and become a skilled strategist who transforms strategic plans into workable solutions and benchmarks performance against key operational targets/goals.