Topic: Advanced SQL Made Simple

Date: TBD
Time: Beginning Promptly at 6pm EST
Speaker: Mike Pavlak
Location: Webinar only
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Presentation: What is Open AI and Why Should You Care?
Open AI and specifically Online GPT has captured the latest in IT headlines. In this session we will discuss the history of Open AI, how it has matured and the goals of the team behind the technology. We’ll also explore (speculate) on its impact to education, finance and most assuredly, Information Technology. We’ll wrap up with a live demo of the Copilot application and how it might add productivity to the typical IBM i shop, but at what cost?
Learning Objectives:
1. Learn the basics of operating OpenAI and ChatGPT
2. Understand how to plug in to Copilot
3. See how to leverage AI tools in actual development scenario

About the Presenter

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Mike Pavlak has been working with IBM midrange solutions since 1992 and IBM Mainframes before that. After years of developing applications using RPG, CL and PHP he managed IT development and IT for power protection manufacturer Tripp Lite. Later Mike was instrumental in developing the adoption of PHP as a primary solution for web development on IBM i working with Zend Technologies. Today, as Solutions Engineer with Perforce, Mike helps companies around the world approach the challenges of modernization and open source technologies. In addition to several roles as a volunteer with COMMON the premier IBM midrange user group, Mike also teaches PHP & Python classes part time at Moraine Valley Community College in Suburban Chicago.