Discover ATD Intensive

ATD Intensive offers a targeted platform for talent development professionals to hone practical, real-world skills in a crucial area within the field. Participate in this virtual experience to discover expert insights and engage with peers who share your passion. Elevate your design process and training programs by incorporating best practices that leverage the power of artificial intelligence, ensuring a seamless and practical learning experience for all. Join us at ATD Intensive to stay at the forefront of innovative approaches to talent development.

During this year’s ATD Intensive, you will:

  • Learn how to integrate generative AI into your instructional design and facilitation practices.
  • Explore using generative AI tools to enhance the L&D workflow.
  • Develop a generative AI action plan for you and your team.
  • Experiment with AI-centric experiences to augment your learning experience and performance support design.
  • Practice analyzing performance data and improving needs assessment and design decisions with AI tools.
  • Identify practice use cases for generative AI in L&D and your work.
  • Identify ethical and compliance considerations for implementing responsible AI in L&D.
  • Embrace your role as an advocate and changemaker for AI.

Who is ATD Intensive for?

  • Instructional designers who design and develop virtual, in-person instructor-led training, and e-learning programs.   
  • Facilitators or trainers who deliver in-person and virtual instructor-led training. 
  • Training managers, consultants, or L&D professionals who are tasked with improving the accessibility, inclusion, or effectiveness of training programs or L&D offerings. 
  • Talent development specialists focus on accessibility as part of their inclusion initiatives. 

Deep Dive Days

ATD Intensive takes a deep dive into an area of critical need for talent development. Whether you are creating digital content, delivering live virtual training, or facilitating in physical classrooms—all learners should be able to access the learning experience. You will develop the skills and know-how necessary for designing with AI.

Our cohort-based learning format gives you the space to brainstorm, collaborate, get feedback, and spend time learning and connecting in small groups.

We encourage participants to continue working together outside of session hours to maximize the value of this unique program.

At ATD Intensive, you aren’t a passive learner—you are an active participant.

Expert Perspectives

Get ready to have your mind blown by the all-star lineup we've assembled for you at ATD Intensive! We've handpicked the crème de la crème of AI pros, the ultimate masters who have cracked the code of success. They're here to share their wisdom and secrets with you, so prepare to be in awe of the incredible knowledge. These are the true experts of AI here to unleash their expertise and empower you to take your skills to new heights.

Content Design

ATD Intensive is designed to be an interactive experience where you’ll get the best possible results in the least amount of time and includes practical guidance for revamping every element of your programs using AI.

Expect an interactive experience, where you will:

  • Get immediate practice, facilitator feedback, and space for peer support and reflection.
  • Customize your plan to achieve your goals with an execution playbook —your road map for success.
  • Go even further with on-demand videos and curated resources for different learning modalities and content authoring tools.

Certification Credits

ATD offers certification credits towards Associate Professional in Talent Development (APTD) and Certified Professional in Talent Development (CPTD) when attending ATD Intensive sessions.


Celebrate your progress by earning rewards for your accomplishments. It’s just a fun little way to remember that you’re making big progress, and it works! We can’t wait to see you crushing your goals faster than ever!

Execution Tools

Ideas are great but putting them into practice is gold.

We guarantee you’ll walk away from ATD Intensive with a guide to customize your action plan, the highest quality education available, and the right tools to apply what you learn to your work.