🏝 AI For Leadership On the 23rd of September!

Get tickets for 23-Sep!

Tailored to executives, startup founders, government, and leadership teams, looking to understand and adopt AI.


In this one-day intensive session, we will cover everything that you need to know in order to build AI into your organisation.

What can you expect to receive and achieve?
Who's it for?
Essential details
Duration 1 day
Costs $1,925* per person.
Requirements A laptop.
Prerequisites None.

Dates and Tickets
AI For Leadership - September Session

Monday, 23-Sep-2019, 9am-5pm, North Melbourne.

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AI For Leadership - November Session

Monday, 25-Nov-2019, 9am-5pm, Melbourne CBD.

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AI For Leadership - January Session

Monday, 27-Jan-2020, 9am-5pm, Melbourne CBD.

Get Tickets for January, 2020


There is a crisis of diversity within the field of AI. We know that members of marginalised groups face barriers to entry and success within AI, and related fields. To improve the representation of marginalised and under-represented groups in our workshop, and community, we are supporting up to 5 diversity tickets, which are discounted 50% to $962.50 per person.

To apply for a diversity ticket please complete the scholarship application below. If you miss out due to demand, this time around, you are welcome to apply again in the future.

Apply for the Scholarship

The closing date for the application process is the 1st of September. Scholarship decisions will be sent out on the 3rd of September.

☕ About Your Instructors

During the workshop you will be working with Noon and Ruth.

Noon van der Silk is the co-founder of Braneshop and lead trainer.

Noon has 18+ years experience in various forms of software engineering, application development, and the design and implementation of machine learning + AI systems. Within AI he has a special interest in the field of computer vision and interactive art.

Noon has a research background, obtaining a Masters in Pure Mathematics, with a focus on quantum computing.

Noon is particularly passionate about empowering people through skill development.

Dr Ruth Pearson is the co-founder of Braneshop, as well as a researcher, trainer and mentor.

Ruth has a cosmic-microwave-background in physics, with a PhD in cosmology, along with academic experience in Europe, U.S.A. and Australia. She loves maths, science and cats and wants to use AI to aid vet medicine.

As a teacher, Ruth is particularly interested in helping people to gain a deep, complete, and enjoyable understanding of concepts.