Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning specifically are topics of much discussion and speculation. Though expectations of AI remain unrealistic at times, tools and methods have matured significantly in recent years and they are providing value to organizations in every industry. Machine Learning methods overlap in part with analytic methods used in Six Sigma. This presentation will explore methods common to both Machine Learning and Six Sigma and will discuss the potential use of Machine Learning algorithms not traditionally applied in Six Sigma.
Joseph Bastante a Certified Six Sigma Black belt serving as Chief Technology Officer at BlueCross BlueShield of North Carolina. Through his more than 25 years of professional experience, Joseph has led and delivered change in large and highly matrixed organizations. His particular area of expertise driving organization and technology change in response to business strategic objectives.