Skills4Good AI Academy

Upskill Your Team
For the AI-Driven World
To Achieve Tech4Good

From Privacy & Responsible AI to EDI leadership, we’ve got you covered.

Skills4Good Academy

The Digital Skills Gap Problem

Skills4Good AI Skills Gap

Organizations confront a stark digital skills gap problem in the post-COVID digital landscape. Most of their employees lack a fundamental understanding of Privacy and Responsible AI.

This skills gap stifles innovation and erodes trust and competitive standing.

Understanding Privacy and Responsible AI is now an urgent imperative.

We’re here to bridge that gap.

Digital Upskilling: The New Imperative

By The Numbers

The message is clear: Proactively upskill your workforce with crucial digital skills or risk being left behind.

375000000

Workers are projected to upskill by 2030 due to AI and automation

- - - McKinsey Global Institute, 2017

87%

Of executives acknowledge workforce skill gaps

- - - McKinsey Global Survey, 2020

Less than 50%

Of executives know how to address this skills gap challenge

- - - McKinsey Global Survey, 2020

Your Solution to the Digital Skills Gap

Skills4Good AI Academy

Stay ahead in the digital age with the Skills4Good AI Academy.

We specialize in upskilling talent with digital literacy and inclusive leadership in the AI-driven world. From Privacy & Responsible AI to Equity, Diversity & Inclusion (EDI) leadership training, we ensure your team is prepared to innovate responsibly and champion Tech4Good.

  • Online Courses: Dive deep into Privacy & Responsible AI with courses crafted by top AI experts, ensuring your team understands the multi-disciplinary tech, ethical, and legal aspects of AI.
  • In-Person Workshops: Benefit from hands-on training tailored to your needs, led by our AI lawyer-co-founder, Josephine Yam, and the Academy team.
  • EDI Leadership Courses: Foster an inclusive mindset and prepare your team for a diverse workplace with our EDI board governance courses.

Contact us for tailored course packages for your team’s needs and budget.

Skills4Good AI Upskilling Programs

  • GenAI & Prompt Engineering Program

    GenAI & Prompt Engineering Program

    This is a hybrid program ideal for professionals who are utilizing or planning to integrate Generative AI, like ChatGPT, into their work. It also teaches how to apply ethical AI practices effectively in various industries, giving learners a distinct advantage in the rapidly evolving digital workplace.

  • Responsible AI Program

    Responsible AI Program

    This program helps organizations overcome that steep AI learning curve. It includes 3 courses that aim to upskill professionals: AI & Machine Learning, Ethical AI, and AI & Human Rights.

  • Data Privacy Fundamentals Program

    Data Privacy Fundamentals Program

    This program provides organizations with fundamental concepts of data privacy, including how to effectively handle personal information, mitigate privacy risks, and ensure compliance.

  • Board Matching Program

    Board Matching Program

    This program places employees on nonprofit boards so they can develop empathy, diversity and inclusion skills.

Meet the Head of the Skills4Good AI Academy

Josephine Yam

Josephine Yam, J.D., LLM., MA Philosophy (AI Ethics)

AI Lawyer / AI Ethicist / Skills4Good AI’s CEO & Co-Founder

Josephine is an AI Lawyer, AI Ethicist, and Skills4Good AI’s CEO & Co-Founder.

As an AI lawyer, AI ethicist, and TEDx speaker, Josephine has received several awards and recognition, including:

  • TEDx Talk Speaker on “How To Right Algorithmic Wrongs
  • Top 100 Brilliant Women in AI Ethics
  • Responsible AI Institute’s Leader in Responsible AI
  • Top 21 Asian Entrepreneurs Shaking Up Canada
  • Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) Top 25 Canadian Immigrant Award
  • Most Influential Filipina Woman in the World (London, UK)
  • One of Canada’s Most Successful Immigrants - featured in the Ontario, Canada Government-sponsored “Making It in Canada” TV documentary series aired internationally in over 50 countries.

Josephine graduated from Stanford University Graduate School of Business Executive Program. She obtained her Master of Arts in Philosophy degree specializing in AI Ethics at the University of Guelph. Her AI Ethics graduate degree strategically complements her Master of Laws degree at the University of Calgary. Josephine also pursued advanced legal education at Harvard Law School and the University of Toronto. She also received the Award of Achievement in Diversity & Inclusion from the University of British Columbia. She’s been admitted to practice law in New York (USA), Alberta (Canada), Ontario (Canada), and the Philippines.

Today, she serves on the Standards Council of Canada Mirror Committee ISO/EC on Artificial Intelligence. She is also an AI Policy Expert Specialist with the Washington DC-based Center for AI & Digital Policy. She has co-authored two international peer-reviewed journal articles on AI & mental health and AI & HR recruitment.

As a woman, a person of color, and an immigrant entrepreneur, Josephine passionately advocates for equity, diversity, and inclusion in AI to create a human-centered AI world.

Watch Josephine Yam’s TEDx Talk

“How To Right Algorithmic Wrongs”

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Why Choose the Skills4Good AI Academy

Expert Training

Access Elite
Instruction

Immerse in courses crafted by a diverse, multi-disciplinary team of expert instructors, lawyers, AI ethicists, and tech and industry experts.

REal World Relevance

Dive into Real-world Relevance

Our courses emphasize practicality, grounding your learning in real-world applications.

Empower Your Team

Empower Your Team

Provide continuous training, shaping a digital mindset that ensures the greater good.

Trust & Credibility

Boost Trust & Credibility

Our training emphasizes compliance and your commitment to Tech4Good.

Remote Learning

Enjoy On-the-Go Learning

Experience flexible learning across devices, with lessons tailored to your busy schedule.

Connect with us for customized training aligned with your team’s needs and budget.

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