Monday, 16th October 2023.

Are you wondering how you can effectively implement AI into your business in a manner that brings about more opportunities?

Join us as we sit down with Piers Linney, ex Dragon’a Den, Investor, Entrepreneur, co-Founder of  Implement AI alongside fellow co-Founder Dr Aalok Shukla. The session will be moderated by Alan Smith, Founder, Capital Asset Management.

We will discuss;

  • How AI will change business operations and engage with customers
  • Why the winners will be AI assisted organisation
  • How to start and augment your workforce
  • Sectors most impacted by AI

The session introduces AI levels from zero AI to AI-first organisations where strategy decisions are made by machines. AI-assisted organisations will shift from general tools to specialised AI agents over-time to create competitive advantage.   What training will you and your colleagues need for senior leadership to new joiners?

Join us to learn about the future of business and how you can increase speed and growth, deliver more impactful experiences to new and existing customers, and how to identify immediate wins to optimise your business, increase profits and valuations, before your competition does.

Piers Linney  is a British businessman and investor  that has been recognised as one of the top 100 Black Britons and is known as a champion of entrepreneurship and growth businesses.

Linney is a non-executive director of the UK government-owned development bank, British Business Bank, which has facilitated over £12 billion of financing for UK small and medium-sized businesses and also operates the StartUp Loan Company and British Patient Capital, a £2.5bn fund launched in 2018.

He was the co-CEO and owner of Genesis Communications and was the co-CEO of cloud-based  IT business Outsourcery. He is best known for being a “dragon” on the BBC Two business series Dragons’ Den (known as Shark Tank in the USA) from 2013 to 2015.

In November 2018, Linney was named in the top 20 of Financial Times‘s list of the top 100 minority ethnic leaders in technology and also named Top 100 BAME Leaders in Business and was named in the FT as one of the top 100 BAME Leaders in Tech.

Dr. Aalok Y Shukla combining technological and clinical skills has extensive experience applying exponential technologies to real world scenarios including AI, 3D printing and Robotic manufacturing. He has worked with AI since 2018 and was in the AI accelerator at Founders Factory. Having co-founded several successful businesses, his latest would be Implement AI which is focused on helping SME’s unlock the power of AI and MIA Making Intelligence Accessible which provides AI training for children and schools.

6.30pm arrival

7pm start

8pm finish

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