AI guide for CEO's in two parts

Join us to learn more about the transformative potential of artificial intelligence (AI) for businesses, emphasizing the necessity for strategic adoption, executive engagement, and organizational transformation.

AI guide for CEO's in two parts
Robb Boyd welcomes WWT AI experts Tim Brooks and Brent Collins as they discuss what CEO's need to be doing with Artificial Intelligence.

The advent of generative AI has marked a new era in technological advancement, likened to the impact of the telephone and the internet. As a CEO, understanding and leveraging this powerful tool is no longer a luxury but a necessity to stay ahead in the competitive business landscape. In this first part of our CEO guide to AI, we delve into the transformative potential of generative AI and how it can be harnessed to accelerate modernization, foster innovation, and secure a competitive edge.

This series is based on World Wide Technology Research: A Guide for CEOs to Accelerate AI Excitement and Adoption

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Watch part 1 in it's entirety at Establishing the C-Suite Agenda for Driving AI Transformation

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Watch part 2 in it's entirety at Move Beyond AI Readiness: Key Technology Decisions to Accelerate AI Growth

The Necessity of AI for Business Modernization

Generative AI is not just another buzzword; it's a game-changer for businesses across all industries. The speed, flexibility, and connectedness it offers are unparalleled, making traditional IT platforms seem inadequate. For executives, the message is clear: AI adoption is essential, not optional. By embracing AI now, leaders can prevent the fear of the unknown from hindering progress and can position their organizations to thrive in the new age of technology.

Strategic Adoption: Beyond Digital Transformation

The journey to AI adoption is not a one-size-fits-all process. It requires a strategic shift towards collective brain power, recognizing AI as a force that transcends digital change. CEOs must harness this power for strategic value creation, using the collective intelligence of their workforce to innovate and grow. Navigating the AI transformation involves a holistic approach that includes planning, learning, and collaboration to ensure successful integration and maximization of business value.

The Democratization of AI

Generative AI has made artificial intelligence more approachable and accessible, democratizing the technology and making it available to a broader audience. This shift has lowered the barriers to entry, allowing more businesses to interact with AI in a more human-like fashion. The implications are vast, with AI now capable of enhancing decision-making, optimizing processes, and creating new customer experiences.

Practical Advice for CEOs

For CEOs looking to adopt AI, the guide provides practical advice on aligning goals with what's possible with AI today. It emphasizes the importance of understanding the technology's current capabilities and leveraging it for strategic advantage. The guide also touches on the challenges and considerations involved in AI adoption, such as data management, security, and ethical concerns, and offers insights into how to navigate these issues effectively.