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First Class Speakers

Our motto has always been: “Go to the source”, and this research has brought us together over the years with key figures in the history of Information Technology.

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Courses and Conferences

Our courses address the most critical topics of Information Technology.

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Online Events

Due to time zones, events presented by American speakers will be spread over more days, and will take place in the afternoon from 2 pm to 6 pm Italian time

Practical Guidelines for Designing Modern Data Architectures

ONLINE LIVE STREAMING

May 23 - May 24, 2024

By: Rick van der Lans

Data Quality: A “must” for the Business Success

ONLINE LIVE STREAMING

May 27 - May 28, 2024

By: Nigel Turner

The Data Lakehouse Approach to Modern Data Architecture

ONLINE LIVE STREAMING

May 31, 2024

By: John O'Brien

The Generative AI with LangChain

ONLINE LIVE STREAMING

Jun 04 - Jun 05, 2024

By: Ivan Reznikov

Active Metadata for Data Fabric and Advanced Data Management

ONLINE LIVE STREAMING

Jun 06, 2024

By: John O'Brien

Data Catalogs

ONLINE LIVE STREAMING

Jun 07, 2024

By: Mike Ferguson

Data Governance
A Practical Guide

ONLINE LIVE STREAMING

Jun 10 - Jun 11, 2024

By: Nigel Turner

The Smart Data Protocol

ONLINE LIVE STREAMING

Jun 12 - Jun 13, 2024

By: Derek Strauss

Building Data Architecture Roadmaps to Align with Business Needs

ONLINE LIVE STREAMING

Jun 14, 2024

By: John O'Brien

Free article of the month

May 2024

Upcoming events by this speaker:

June 12-13, 2024 Online live streaming:
The Smart Data Protocol

June 17-20, 2024 Online live streaming:
Chief Data Officer Master Class

The Challenges of Artificial Intelligence

Artificial Intelligence (AI) has revolutionized countless aspects of modern life, from personalized recommendations to autonomous vehicles. However, along with its immense potential, AI also presents a myriad of challenges that must be addressed to ensure its responsible and ethical deployment. From ethical considerations to credibility issues and privacy concerns, navigating the complex terrain of AI challenges requires a multifaceted approach. Let’s explore some of the key challenges facing the AI landscape today.

Ethics: Wrestling with Moral Dilemmas

AI Learns from History:

AI algorithms are trained on historical data, but this reliance on past information can lead to inherent biases. Incomplete or skewed data may perpetuate selection bias, reinforcing existing inequalities and perpetuating discrimination.

Human Biases Enshrined in AI:

As AI learns from human-generated data, it inherits the biases present in the data. This can result in biased decision-making processes, further entrenching societal prejudices and inequalities.

AI Manipulating Humans:

Recommendation engines and personalized content algorithms can influence user preferences, shaping perceptions and behaviors in subtle yet significant ways. This raises concerns about the manipulation of individuals through AI-driven platforms.

Echo Chamber Effect:

The echo chamber results from the same data being widely circulated and shared leading the AI engine to assign high scores to it and further discriminate it. A lie that is widely shared becomes the truth.

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