AI Mentors E02: James Aylward, SVP Head of Data Product at Pluralsight


Welcome to episode 2 of AI Mentors, the podcast that helps you pave the way for a successful career in the world of Data Science and AI.

Powered by Alldus International the premium AI Workforce Solutions, host Mark Kelly interviews AI Leaders and Data Scientists from around the world about their personal journey to becoming a front-runner in AI. Guests offer practical advice to those interested in becoming a leader in Data Science and AI.

Today’s guest is James Aylward, who is the SVP , Head of Data Product at Pluralsight in Boston. Pluralsight are the technology learning platform that helps technology leaders evaluate the technical abilities of their teams, align learning to key business objectives and close skills gaps in critical areas like cloud, mobile, security and data.

James leads the Pluralsight IQ and IRIS AI teams that consist of Product, Design, Data Science, MachineLearning and Engineering function. He is committed to democratizing technology skills through the application of human-centred data science product development. Pluralsight are trying to change the way the world learns technology skills.

In the episode, James will discuss:

  • How to understand your customer’s needs
  • Making the most out of your Data Science team
  • How AI will transform the customer experience
  • Staying ahead of the game
  • How to start applying AI within your business

What were your key learns from James’ podcast? What takeaways did you gain from the show to help in your Data Science career? I would love to hear your thoughts so please leave a comment below.

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