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Artificial Intelligence

AI for a thriving society

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Series Description

Explore our new online AI, Empathy, and Ethics course
Open for enrollment through Coursera.
Instructor: Kevin Lwin, BS
               
   

                       

AI specialist is the top emerging job of the decade

   
Worldwide revenues for the artificial intelligence market, including software, hardware, and services, is forecast to grow 19.6% year over year in 2022 to $432.8 billion. The market is expected to break the $500 billion mark in 2023.
   
— IDC Worldwide Semiannual Artificial Intelligence Tracker (February 2022)
       

AI curriculum for today's workforce

  • Hands-on, practical technical skills
  • Strategic business acumen
  • Skills for a skyrocketing demand

The wave of artificial intelligence data and technology sweeping across industry is transforming how we work, how we develop new products and services, how we measure our success, and how we plan for the future. That is why we are creating the most comprehensive AI curriculum in the UC Extension system.

  • Interactive online classroom with industry leaders
  • Industry-aligned curriculum
  • Cross-industry skills prep
  • Active curriculum guidance and classroom mentorship
  • Tech-focused and business-focused programs
  • Lowered barriers to entry for people interested in learning

AI opens doors—AI for All

In this fast-growing multi-billion dollar market, we are casting a wide net to ensure the future is created by many for many. AI is reshaping our workforce, costing jobs in many sectors, and creating new jobs. We want to make sure everyone is ready for the transition—the technically focused, the business-minded, and the seasoned tech worker—as well as the underrepresented populations that often face high barriers to entry into the well-paying tech workforce.

   
   

AI Application Development: A specialization for your next new job

 
  • Master introductory deep learning prediction models.
  • Choose an important field for applying AI.
  • Launch your own industry-standard applications for the enterprise.
   

   

AI for Robotics: Integrating Techniques and Job Outlook

In this recording, with three AI experts—Bipin Thomas, M.S.; Sudhakar Alla, B.S.; Moenes Iskarous, Ph.D.,—you’ll get a glimpse at the role AI plays in enabling robotic technologies to solve a variety of enterprise problems and learn new skills that are necessary to be deployed for robotics-based applications in multiple industries. [May 26. 2021]

   

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Program Overview

Estimated Cost: Varies.
Program Requirements: Varied CEUs and UC Credit
Minimum Hours of Instruction: Varies
Estimated Duration: Varies

Courses

1. Artificial Intelligence (AI) Courses

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Start / End Date
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Location
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07-09-2022 to 09-17-2022
$695.00
AISV.810.(1)
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Units: 0.5
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Section ID

06-11-2022 to 06-11-2022
$350.00
DBDA.X423.(8)
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12-03-2022 to 12-03-2022
$350.00
DBDA.X423.(9)
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CEU: 3.0 CEUs
Start / End Date
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10-01-2022 to 12-10-2022
$980.00
AISV.807.(3)
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CEU: 2.0 CEUs
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10-18-2022 to 12-06-2022
$795.00
AISV.805.(3)
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Units: 3.0
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Section ID

07-08-2022 to 09-16-2022
$980.00
DBDA.X425.(8)

09-29-2022 to 12-08-2022
$980.00
DBDA.X425.(9)
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CEU: 3.0 CEUs
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09-26-2022 to 12-05-2022
$980.00
AISV.802.(4)
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Units: 3.0
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06-28-2022 to 08-30-2022
$960.00
DBDA.X408.(30)

09-10-2022 to 11-12-2022
$960.00
DBDA.X408.(31)
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CEU: 3.0 CEUs
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07-07-2022 to 09-08-2022
$980.00
AISV.801.(5)
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Units: 3.0
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Location
Section ID

06-29-2022 to 09-07-2022
$980.00
DBDA.X427.(6)

09-21-2022 to 11-23-2022
$980.00
DBDA.X427.(7)
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CEU: 1.5 CEUs
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08-17-2022 to 09-14-2022
$580.00
AISV.800.(6)
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Program Chair

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AI Program Advisory Committee

BIPIN THOMAS, M.S, is the president of ICURO, a Santa Clara-based artificial intelligence (AI) systems company delivering hardware and software integrated solutions for business growth outcomes. He is an award-winning senior executive with 30 years of experience—from strategy through execution of transformational initiatives at Fortune 500 corporations. Thomas is an expert leading the AI paradigm shift in smart manufacturing (or “industry 4.0”), automotive, retail, and healthcare. As the founding chair of the UCSC Silicon Valley Extension AI Program Advisory Board since 2019, he is spearheading the ongoing expansion of UCSC Silicon Valley AI offerings.

AI Program Advisory Committee

PAUL BALDASSARI, Magister (Australia)
EVP of Strategic Programs and Asset Management at Flex

RAHUL BHUMAN, M.S., M.B.A.
Head of Tech Mahindra
Instructor, AI-Led Enterprise Transformation: Technologies and Use Cases
UCSC Silicon Valley Extension

MOENES ISKAROUS, Ph.D.
Fellow and Cofounder of SiMa.ai™
Instructor, Edge Artificial Intelligence Development Capstone
UCSC Silicon Valley Extension

JASON SAMAHA, Ph.D.
Asst. Professor, Cognitive and Computational Neuroscience: Cognitive Neuroscience, Cognition: Fundamental Theories, The Neuroscience of Consciousness
UC Santa Cruz Psychology Department

MIKE SCHMIDT, B.S.M.E.
Director of Software Engineering at AMD

BIPIN THOMAS, M.S.
President of ICURO
Instructor, AI-Led Enterprise Transformation: Technologies and Use Cases
UCSC Silicon Valley Extension

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