Campus Day | Generative AI Fundamentals [In-Person]

Business

Free

Saturday, 27 April, 2024
2 4 am EDT

About This Class

This event is part of General Assembly’s Campus Day, a free, in-person full day event filled with free tech classes, career workshops, and networking activities. Join us to find out all about what General Assembly has to offer in your pursuit of a new career. Check out the rest of the series here.

There’s no time to wAIt. Whether you’re brand new to generative AI, or you’ve already been doing some research, this free Generative AI Fundamentals class is the perfect place to get a glimpse into the true potential of this powerful technology — live from an industry expert.

Start with the basic functions of large language models (LLMs) like ChatGPT and best practices for writing effective prompts before moving on to identifying and mitigating bias when using generative AI tools. Then, get a live demo of ChatGPT in action and see how you can use generative AI to streamline productivity at work and at home.

Join us for an action-packed session on generative AI basics, and leave feeling prepared to continue exploring the possibilities you could unlock with generative AI.

Takeaways

  • Understand the basic overview of generative AI.
  • Answer questions like: What are LLMs? How do they work? Which should I use?
  • Learn best practices for writing effective prompts.
  • Identify bias in LLMs and the ethical principles to follow when using generative AI tools.
  • Experience a live demo to see how ChatGPT can be used to simplify your life at work (and at home).

Preparation

  • For a fully immersive experience, please remember to bring your laptops as there will be hands-on activities during the class.

About the Instructor

Kishan S. Photo

Managing Director at Analytico Asia, Lead Data Science Instructor at General Assembly

Kishan is a seasoned data and marketing professional with a proven track record across all key areas of digital including Data Mining, Data Science, Data Visualisation, Data-Driven Transformation, Sentiment Analysis, Data Storytelling, Web Analytics, Social Analytics, App Analytics, Advanced Analytics, Omni-channel Tracking, Paid Social, SEO, SEM, CRM, E-Commerce, and Digital Strategy

He has worked for 4 of the world's leading digital technology agencies: Amobee, Golin, Datalicious, and Socialbakers. Throughout his career, he has managed hundreds of digital campaigns and built several digital teams from ground-up, working with a diverse portfolio of local and global companies – including some of the world’s biggest brands: McDonalds, Sony, Prudential, Volkswagen, and Cartier.

Kishan also has extensive hands-on experience in Data Science where he has worked with E-Commerce and FMCG clients to build Machine Learning models to enhance the performance of product recommendation engines and drive profitability of product bundles among other areas.

He has also previously worked as a data scientist, automating data extraction from Weibo and Taobao to measure the impact of online retailers' social media marketing strategies on consumer engagement and sales performance using quantitative methods including random-effects panel regression.

Throughout the past decade, Kishan has also worked on other interesting Data Science projects including a predictive modelling app which allows users to find the number of parking lots at their destination for a given location and time slot. He also built an innovative sentiment analysis model for a software company to evaluate their customer satisfaction rate using data extracted and automated from customer support tickets.

Kishan's experience has also centred around managing business growth and day-day operations for data-driven marketing start-ups in Asia. Having built and led several high-performance digital teams and programs in the past decade, Kishan combines management experience with deep subject matter expertise across business analytics, data science and digital marketing. He is also highly skilled in leveraging MarTech to grow digital revenue and reduce customer churn for leading brands in Asia including Singtel and Globe Telecom.

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