Delivering on What's Next
Concurrent Sessions (M01 - M06)
Presentation Description: The era of Artificial Intelligence (AI) is finally becoming reality for consumers in the form of smart speakers and self-driving cars. We as Quality / Lean Six Sigma professionals should get ourselves educated and play an active role is helping our organizations transition from the era of computing to AI. This presentation helps develop familiarity with capabilities of AI so that we can go back to our organization and proactively engage top management and IT organization to allow them to be key stakeholder to help shape the AI journey. It is important that Quality / Lean Six Sigma professionals are involved in this endeavor not just to secure their future but their unique skills are vital and complementary for an effective implementation of AI, but it is not at all apparent in the current hyped scenario. This presentation is intended to clarify that underlying all the AI buzz are in reality statistical tools that we as quality professionals are familiar with and uniquely qualified to help implement.