Analytics of Life: Making Sense of Data Analytics, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence

Analytics of Life: Making Sense of Data Analytics, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence

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About the Book Club Meeting

The PMIWDC Book Club is a forum for talking about books that touch on the widely varied challenges of project and program management. Our meetings take place on the same evening as the Monthly Chapter Events from 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm.

Read more about the format of the book club in "About the Book Club" below.

 

About the Book 

Analytics of Life: Making Sense of Data Analytics, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence by Mert Damlapinar

Analytics of Life provides the reader with a broad overview of the field of data analytics and artificial intelligence. It provides the layperson an understanding of the various stages of artificial intelligence, the risks and powerful benefits. And it provides a way to look at big data and machine learning that enables us to make the most of this exciting new realm of technology in our day-to-day jobs and our small businesses.

Questions you can find answers* What is artificial intelligence (AI)?
* What is the difference between AI, machine learning and data analytics?
* Which jobs AI will replace, which jobs are safe from data analytics revolution?
* Why data analytics is the best career move?
* How can I apply data analytics in my job or small business?

Who is this book for?
* Managers and business professionals
* Marketers, product managers, and business strategists
* Entrepreneurs, founders and startups team members
* Consultants, advisors and educators
* Almost anybody who has an interest in the future

According to an article by Cade Metz in The New York Times, "Researchers say computer systems are learning from lots and lots of digitized books and news articles that could bake old attitudes into new technology."

Industry experts claim that AI will have a negative impact on blue-collar jobs, but Mert predicts that Americans and Europeans will experience a strong impact on white-collar jobs as well. And Mert also provides research results and a clear description of which jobs will be affected and how soon, which jobs could be enhanced with AI. Analytics of Life also provides solutions and insight into some of the most profound changes to come in human history.

Event Location

Sheraton Tysons Hotel
8661 Leesburg Pike
Tysons, VA, 22182

Agenda and Cost:

Don't forget to register for the Monthly Chapter Event which takes place immediately after the Book Club.

Special Instructions

If you experience any difficulties registering for this event, please call us at 703-683-4804 or email us at info@pmiwdc.org and include the name of the event.

PDU's Available:
Based on the amount of time you will spend in self-directed study of negotiation – we estimate up to six hours of reading, which converts to up to 6 PDUs for qualified PMPs who are under the 30 PDU limit for their current three year certification cycle. Please note that these PDUs will need to be reported as Self-Directed Learning. For full details on PDU reporting refer to the PMP Handbook.

PDUs Available: 
6.00 PDUs for Certified PMs
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About the Monthly Book Club

The Monthly Book Club is a forum for talking about books that touch on the widely varied challenges of project and program management. There is no Book Club membership. Anyone can sign up to join our conversations. There are just three key requirements: preregistration, reading the book before the meeting, and bringing a copy of the book to the meeting. Note that you should sign up early as we limit the discussion to fifteen people so that everyone has a chance to share their opinion.

Come to the Book Club with an open mind and prepare to have your understanding adjusted as you hear about the book through the voices of your professional peers.

Studying project management and related topics through books is recognized and rewarded by PMI in PDUs, roughly on the basis of one hour of study equals one PDU. Continued certification as a PMP requires the accumulation of these valuable credits and we are pleased to offer this opportunity to obtain both the important training and the educational credit associated with it.

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