Ramy Nassar

Masterclass: A Designer’s Introduction to AI & Machine Learning

Key Learnings

  • Be able to understand design patterns and use cases for AI products, services, and platforms.
  • Understand AI design & validation methods, such as a confusion matrix, and how to apply them.
  • Have a toolkit with frameworks for AI-focused ideation and overcoming technical barriers (toolkit includes several canvas tools, ideation deck, and program workbook).
  • Gain confidence speaking about AI and its use cases (machine learning, deep learning, narrow vs. general).
  • Understand the ethical and business impacts of data bias on AI & machine learning algorithms.



This interactive workshop gives participants a deep dive into AI, machine learning, and emerging technology, through the lens of human-centered design. This approach provides individuals & teams a repeatable and scalable toolkit that can be applied to building better AI-enabled solutions.

The program, delivered by the author of the upcoming AI Product Design Handbook, is intended for those involved with bringing disruptive digital products & services to market. Participants will walk away with a set of tools, methods & frameworks focused on applying these technologies to customer and organizational problems.


Participants will leave the workshop empowered with a deep understanding of AI & machine learning and new tools, methods and frameworks for a human-centered approach to these powerful technologies.

Target Audience

UX Designers, Product Managers/Directors, Product Designers, Strategists

Date: Thursday, October 22nd


Ramy Nassar

Integrating Design Thinking + AI,

Ramy is a Canadian engineer, designer and author. As the former Managing Director of Design & Strategy for Architech and Head of Innovation for Mattel, he has led teams in the creation of disruptive new digital products, services & platforms. Ramy leads a digital studio called 1000 Days Out that helps organizations leverage emerging technology to transform customer experiences.

With a background in computer engineering and Design Thinking, Ramy has straddled technical, design, and business-oriented roles, for clients including Siemens, Apple, Air Canada, Facebook, New Balance, Rogers and CIBC.

Ramy is the author of the upcoming AI Product Design Handbook, set for release in late 2020. Ramy teaches Design Thinking at McMaster University and in the Master’s of Engineering, Innovation & Entrepreneurship program at Ryerson University.

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