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The AI Economy: Unit 1 Logo aicpa

  Free |   CPE: 3.0 |   AICPA |   23 Jan 2020 |   AICPA Store
This is unit 1 of the 4-part series, Artificial Intelligence: Strategy and Applications for Accounting, Audit and Financial Management.
Who Will Benefit?
  • Business and innovation leaders.
Key Topics
  • Becoming an AI-Business Leader: What it means for your firm and your career
  • Foundational elements of AI-Economy and the AI-centric strategy
Learning Objectives
  • Recognize what are technological revolutions
  • Analyze how the current AI revolution is different
  • Identify the four forces that are driving the revolution
  • Identify how knowledge production is changing
  • Analyze the automation and computerization link
  • Identify your firm’s IT infrastructure in CAT structure
  • Recall the basics of Cognitive layer

In this webcast you will learn the fundamentals of the AI-economy and the compelling forces that are driving the AI intelligence revolution. You will also gain an understanding of how automation is changing our “work on the desk” and driving the need for new business models.

Course outline

AI Finance & Accounting Professional

  • Recognize what are technological revolutions
  • Identify the symptoms of lag in your firm
  • Recall the requirements and role of an AIFP

Making of the AI Intelligence Revolution

  • Analyze how the current AI revolution is different
  • Identify the four forces that are driving the revolution
  • Recognize that this trend will not reverse
  • Recall why AI is different than Machine Learning and Deep Learning

Theory of Work & Automation

  • Determine how work forms the basis of human survival and its two dimensions
  • Identify how knowledge production is changing
  • Analyze the automation and computerization link
  • Identify your firm’s IT infrastructure in CAT structure
  • Recall the basics of Cognitive layer
Topics covered:
  • Management accounting: Digital skills: Information and digital literacy, Foundational

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