E98 Mark Horgan, Founder of SkillsBase


    Welcome to episode  E98 of the AI Ireland podcast, the show that explores the applications and research of Data Science, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence on the island of Ireland.

    Our mission is to increase the use of AI for the benefit of our society, our competitiveness and everyone living in Ireland.

    Today’s guest is Mark Horgan, Founder at SkillsBase. Through module-based content, Skillsbase aim to impact real behavioural change across various business sectors. They aim to provide a platform where companies can balance function with form by creating unique content that trainees will want to consume at the core of our content development process.

    Skillsbase provides award-winning module-based learning for global businesses. Through Skillsbase, creativity, learning science, and a human-centred approach are melded in a way that inspires, motivates, and promotes effectiveness. They aim to impact real behavioural change across various business sectors through module-based content.

    In today’s episode, Mark discusses:

    • His background & how SkillsBase came about
    • Problems they are solving applying AI
    • Challenges they need to overcome such as stakeholder buy-in
    • What the near future looks like for SkillsBase



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