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Professor Tshilidzi Marwala

Artificial Intelligence

Professor Tshilidzi Marwala shares his recipe on how to unpack the dazzling world of Artificial Intelligence and how you can use it in your business.

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Professor Tshilidzi Marwala is the Vice-Chancellor and Principal of the University of Johannesburg. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering (magna cum laude) from Case Western Reserve University (USA) in 1995, a Master of Mechanical Engineering from the University of Pretoria in 1997 and a PhD specialising in Artificial Intelligence and Engineering from the University of Cambridge in 2000. Prof. Marwala completed the Advanced Management Program (AMP) at Columbia University Businesses School in 2017 and completed a Program for Leadership Development (PLD) at Harvard Business School in 2007. Professor Tshilidzi Marwala has published 14 books on artificial intelligence, one of them having been translated into Chinese.


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We have entered the age of machines. Artificial intelligence (AI) is arguably the most exciting field withing computing, and combined with the Internet of Things (IoT) the next decade is ushering in a new era of progress. This means unprecedented opportunities for entrepreneurs - and so, to demystify this brave new world, we've asked the foremost voice on AI in Africa, Professor Tshilidzi Marwala, to share his recipe on this baffling, yet exciting topic.

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In this recipe, you will learn about the dazzling world of Artificial Intelligence and how you can use it in your business.


Learn from someone who speaks from a position of real authority, perspective and experience.


Implement practical tips and techniques learned in the trenches - doing, rather than talking.


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