AI at Wharton

The Next Phase of Digital Transformation:
AI Applications and Adoption

The next phase of business transformation is AI. As companies redefine their business models and incorporate AI into operations, the Wharton School recognizes the vital role that dedicated AI research centers will play in navigating future changes. AI at Wharton fosters, coordinates, and promotes AI activities across the University of Pennsylvania. Our research is dually focused on designing and implementing algorithms to improve business processes and human behavior to transform and innovate business enterprises.

Did you miss AI at Wharton’s Business and Generative AI Conference in San Francisco in Fall 2023? Join us for our webinar series, “AI Horizons” featuring research shared at the conference and discussions with our expert panelists.

AI and the Workplace

February 16, 2024
12 p.m. ET

AI and Innovation

March 1, 2024
12 p.m. ET

AI Is Here. What’s Going to Change?

The artificial intelligence revolution is officially upon us. Hear from host Eric Bradlow, vice dean of Analytics at Wharton, as he meets with Wharton faculty experts across a wide range of business domains — from health care and neuroscience to sports and the auto industry — to learn how AI will impact these fields moving forward, and what we can do to stay ahead of the curve.

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Featured Event

AI and the Future of Work

May 22-23, 2024

AI at Wharton is proud to host this two-day in-person academic conference which will explore how artificial intelligence is transforming the workplace, covering themes on AI’s impact on employee experiencethe necessity for reskilling and upskilling for an AI-driven future, and forms of collaboration between AI and humans in professional settings.

Wharton Business & Generative AI Workshop

On September 8,  AI at Wharton faculty, plus researchers, industry professionals, and academics joined together for an engaging workshop that explored the transformative role of generative AI on business models, industries, and global economies.

If you missed out on the workshop or want to revisit a particular session, recordings are available on our recap page.

presenter at the 2023 Generative AI Workshop

Featured AI Courses for Professionals

Artificial Intelligence for Business is an online program for learners seeking the competitive edge in emerging business technology. Technology-oriented professionals, online marketers, statisticians, automation innovators, and data professionals will benefit from this 4-week certificate.
Generative AI and Business Transformation dissects the technology, platforms, and large language models of generative AI and identifies opportunities for strategic and practical business applications. This ground-breaking program is led by world-renowned experts from AI at Wharton, the academic research center founded in 2019 by the Wharton School, one of the first business schools to develop thought leadership on integrating AI into organizational transformation.
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The Future of AI: How Wharton is Leading the Charge

The Wharton School has long been considered a pioneer on the subject of artificial intelligence (AI), and the latest efforts show how the institution is leading the way by exploring how the utilization of AI tools can solve business problems.  Read more >>


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