Artificial Intelligence and its Impact on Workforce Development

Harpreet Singh, PhD, Founder & Co-CEO, Experfy, Harvard Innovation Lab Incubated. AI is likely to have a devastating impact on jobs in the coming decade. In this presentation, we will discuss the impact of AI on local economies, strategies for upskilling workers and solutions that can make workforce training programs more results-oriented. We will look at use-cases of next generation technology systems that are being leveraged to address the threat of AI by upskilling workers, while addressing issues around compliance, data integration, user experience and grants management.

Dr. Harpreet Singh is an AI thought leader who earned his Master’s and PhD degrees from Harvard University and went on to teach as a faculty member.  He has pioneered new methodologies and algorithms in the AI space, while advocating for modernization of workforce training programs. He recently gave a keynote on the proposed topic to government and corporate leaders at Harvard Business School.  He is the founder of Experfy, an AI platform incubated in Harvard Innovation Lab and is recognized as a Gartner Cool Vendor in Data Science and Machine Learning. He is the host of Masters of Blockchain podcast.