CDW Webinar: Microsoft Azure OpenAI 2-Hour Complimentary Crash Course

Date: September 29, 2023
Time: 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Virtual

The topic of OpenAI has become incredibly popular, generating significant momentum in recent months. To help you stay ahead in today’s rapidly evolving tech landscape, we are delighted to announce a unique webinar collaboration between Microsoft Solutions and CDW’s Digital Velocity team. Join us for four complimentary crash courses on OpenAI, designed to equip you with fundamental knowledge on a wide range of essential AI-related topics. By the end of this event, you’ll be empowered to create intelligent solutions that swiftly tackle complex problems.

This 2-hour OpenAI crash course will introduce you to the art of the possible when using OpenAI with Azure through the following activities:

Key Learning Objectives:

  1. AI/ML and Generative AI: We’ll kickstart the journey by demystifying AI/ML and Generative AI. Understand their nuances and explore real-world applications where these concepts thrive.
  2. Azure Cognitive Services: Get an in-depth overview of Azure Cognitive Services and how they seamlessly integrate with Azure OpenAI, opening new possibilities for AI-driven innovations.
  3. Live Demonstration of Azure Chat Playground: Experience the magic of learning through hands-on practice! Engage in a live demonstration of the Azure Chat Playground and interact with its functionalities.
  4. Exploring Azure Cognitive Search and OpenAI: Unleash the full potential of Azure Cognitive Search and OpenAI through interactive activities designed to deepen your understanding.

Webinar Agenda:

  • Introduction: Welcome and overview of the course’s objectives.
  • AI/ML and Generative AI: Understanding the core concepts and practical applications.
  • Azure Cognitive Services: Harnessing the power of Azure’s cognitive capabilities.
  • Live Demonstration of Azure Chat Playground: An interactive session to bring learning to life.
  • Exploring Azure Cognitive Search and OpenAI: Hands-on activities for enhanced engagement.
  • Wrap-Up: Summarizing the key takeaways and a Q&A session for your inquiries.
  • Next Steps: Chart your path to continued learning and collaboration with CDW, Azure Cognitive Services, and OpenAI.


Shawn Augenstein