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MIT SA+P and MIT Media Lab
AI Leadership
April 26, 2023
Registration closes
May 2, 2023
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Length: 6 weeks
Language: English
Effort: 7-10 hours per week
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Why study AI Leadership?
Throughout this course, participants reflect on the leaders they are, the leaders they could be, the tools they can use to create an organization of learning and innovation and the resources available to plan for the future.

Connecting Leadership and Artificial Intelligence (AI), managers, directors and CEOs will learn how AI technology can amplify current leadership practices to improve individual, team and organizational leadership capabilities.

In this six-week online course, leaders will gain new leadership capabilities to improve the ability of their teams to innovate and succeed, and to help their organizations act with agility and purpose.
Harness AI as a leadership tool for creating innovative systems and organizations:
  • Learn essential leadership and AI concepts
  • Apply AI tools to leadership processes
  • Improve leadership capabilities using AI tools
  • Assess and evaluate current leadership mindset, teams' ability to innovate and reinvent in a changing world, and organizational ability to respond to change
  • Envision and plan the future by architecting your organization at all levels - individual, teams and system-wide
The Learning Journey
(Course Curriculum)
Module 0: Orientation Module arrow
Module 1: AI + Leadership Module arrow
Module 2: Extended Intelligence Module arrow
Module 3: Developing a New Leadership Mindset for Data Module arrow
Module 4: Developing Your Leadership Signature Module arrow
Module 5: AI Governance Module arrow
Module 6: AI + the Future of Work Module arrow
Experiential Learning / Project Capstone Module arrow
What you will gain
  1. Proof of knowledge though the prestigious Certificate of Completion issued by MIT School of Architecture + Planning and MIT Sloan
  2. A powerful professional network from building connections with a global cohort of leaders, influencers and course participants
  3. Coveted industry knowledge from market-driven curriculum designed and delivered to the standard of an elite academic institution
  4. Acquisition and retention of new skills supported by an AI-driven learning platform, individual and team-based programming, and individual success coaching
  5. A career-accelerating toolkit to accelerate as a future-forward leader comprised of frameworks, strategies and methodologies
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Your faculty directors
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Prof. Alex Pentland Expand director's description Expand director's description
Faculty Director
Professor, Institute for Data Systems and Society
Media Lab, Sloan School
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Prof. Deborah Ancona Expand director's description Expand director's description
Faculty Director
Seley Distinguished Professor of Management and MIT Professor, Organization Studies
Your course guests
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What Past Learners Say
How you will learn:
  • Digital videos or audio content, augmented by material created exclusively for the course
  • Quizzes and exercises designed specifically to help you understand and retain new information
  • Dialogue with expert instructors and your peers via discussion forums and small group sessions
  • Simulations and other carefully crafted interactions to provide an engaging learning experience
  • Real-life examples that place information in context to help you understand how the concepts delivered in the programme material can be applied to your work environment
  • AI coaching to improve your and your team’s collaboration
The Esme Learning way
Collaborative AI-enhanced learning
We teach executives as they work - in cross-functional teams. Learners participate in interactive simulations and team projects which reinforce applied learning and enhance collaboration and complex problem solving skills. If you are looking for an individually-paced course, this course is not for you.
improvement on completion rates compared to other online courses
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