CPE Self-Study
Ethics and Artificial Intelligence in Business and Finance
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Focuses on ethics related to artificial intelligence for business and finance and offers practical examples for what to consider in building a model for ethics and governance.

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Who Will Benefit?

  • Accounting and finance professionals who deal with AI technology as part of their daily routine, to gain a better ethical foundation in the AI revolution.

Key Topics

  • Introduction to AI and ethics
  • The difference between ethics and governance
  • Understanding the risks of AI
  • Understanding the impact potential
  • Evaluating risk: What drives the AI risk
  • Bias: The hidden criminal in the data
  • Intentions and AI
  • Liability and law
  • Explainable AI
  • Challenges with managing ethics

Learning Objectives

  • Identify the challenges of ethics in an artificial intelligence (AI) economy
  • Recognize the challenges of machine intelligence ethics.
  • Distinguish between different ethical models and how they are applied.
  • Analyze various ethical and governance related situations.
  • Determine AI applications in finance, accounting, and audit situations.

How will this product help you with the work on your desk?

  • Determine which decisions and tasks you'll automate with AI and which ones will require human input.

How does artificial intelligence ethics affect our behavior and intentions?

This self study CPE course focuses on ethics related to artificial intelligence for business and finance, offering practical examples for what to consider in building a model for ethics and governance.

In this course, you will learn how to deal with the challenges that AI brings and apply the various ethical challenges in everyday situations.

For instance, if your client or company used artificial intelligence to identify and hire "like-minded people with best personal chemistry for existing team members," and you end up hiring a team with zero diversity − are you compromising ethics?

The explosive growth of AI will drive momentous and rapid adoption of AI in business and finance. This course will also introduce ethical issues or governance violations that should be proactively considered.

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Al Naqvi

Al Naqvi

Professor and Researcher at the American Institute of Artificial Intelligence, Professor Naqvi's groundbreaking work in AI in Finance, Accounting, and Audit now forms the backbone of the new fields of AI in Accounting, AI in Audit, and AI in Finance. As the pioneer of the body of knowledge for these emerging fields, he is authoring two books for Wiley. His mission is to make the world safer with AI. He focuses on AI in trust-building and assurance areas of finance. His research interests are in deep learning, narrative extraction using machine learning, behavioral finance, complex adaptive systems, entropy-analysis, and real options.


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CPE credits
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Information Technology
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