Saint Petersburg, Russia

Artificial Intelligence for all (session 1)

online course
when 29 March 2021 - 2 April 2021
language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 EC
fee EUR 160

Brief description:

Artificial Intelligence (AI) became one of the most popular and influential areas of technologies at the beginning of the XXI century.

It passed a long way from the first steps (back in the 50s) to become an essential part of modern life. Today's immense computing power and processing too much data, strengthen the importance of the AI and its subfields. Nowadays, we are living in a world where AI plays an unexceptionally important role. To adapt today's fast and growing technology and development, any specialist in any area needs to know the essentials of such a comprehensive subject.


Course description:

In this course, you will learn:

Meaning of AI terminology (computer vision, data science, machine learning, deep learning etc.)
Historical review of AI area.
Review of modern AI applications and approaches.
Disciplines in relation with AI - ML and Data science project workflow
Review of Technical tools and platforms for AI
Basic ideas behind Supervised and Unsupervised learning


Cultural program:

Socio-cultural program of extracurricular activities and networking events are included*:

- Online Interactive Campus Tour
- Online Pub Quiz;

*All of the listed above activities will to take place but in case any of those will have to be cancelled, an alternative event will be offered to participants.

Course leader

Professors and lecturers:

Ogul Unal - PhD, Institute of Computer Science and Technology, SPbPU; M-com Search Engine Optimization specialist”;
Nikita Kudryashov – PhD, Institute of Computer Science and Technology, SPbPU; Gazprom-neft leading specialist

Target group

Entrance requirements:

- Good command of English. All classes and extracurricular activities are carried out in English. Knowledge of the Russian language is not required;
- Applicants are expected to have at least 1 year of University level studies.

Fee info

EUR 160: Upon successful completion of the course students will receive hard copies of certificates with ECTS credits mailed by post.