What Is ATD Intensive?

This virtual program explores the hottest topics in the industry. This year, it focuses on professionals who want to explore artificial intelligence (AI) in learning and development.

Immerse yourself in a dynamic environment where you'll learn how to integrate AI into your work. Connect in a cohort-based format, where brainstorming, collaboration, and feedback are the secret to success.


Introducing our co-creators who worked in collaboration with ATD to design ATD Intensive. With their wealth of knowledge in artificial intelligence (AI), they have helped build a one-of-a-kind event. Meet the Co-Creators

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Who Should Attend?

ATD Intensive is tailored for learning and Development professionals seeking a deep dive into the transformative impact of artificial intelligence (AI) in their field. Whether you're an instructional designer, training manager, or talent development specialist, this event is designed for those eager to explore how AI can revolutionize learning processes.

Day 1

Tools and Applications

August 15, 11 a.m.–4:35 p.m. ET

  • Don't Get Left Behind By Generative AI
  • Lab: The Art and Science of Gen AI Prompting
  • Convert FAQ Sheets into Performance Support Chatbots
  • Boost Your Video Game with AI
  • Community Reflect-AI-tion: Revisiting Today to Propel us Forward

Day 2

AI and Learning Experiences

August 22, 11 a.m.–4:35 p.m. ET

  • A Tour from Designing an AI Prompt to AI Agent
  • Chat GPT Prompts in Articulate Storyline
  • Analyzing Performance Data
  • Lab: Build an AI Agent
  • Community Troubleshooting: Get Unstuck

Day 3

Responsible Use of AI

August 29, 11 a.m.–4:35 p.m. ET

  • Basics of GenAI Ethics and Security
  • Avoid Getting Fired by Steering Clear of These Common Mistakes
  • Vendor Conversations & Regulatory Considerations
  • Create a Business Case to Use AI Safely in Your Work
  • Get Ready for Action: Understanding How to use AI Responsibly