This is AI

This is AI

Join our West Monroe experts as they show you real use cases for applying AI to your business. Topics will include: Navigating use case landmines, effective ways to implement Gen AI in your business, a deep dive on tools we've built, the impact of generative AI on software development, insights on other large language models, and our perspective on a tool-based approach versus bespoke-built solutions, and why they're both important for organizations to consider in their day-to-day business. Listen on your favorite podcast app or watch us on YouTube where we share our screen to show you how to apply these ideas to your business. Our AI experts include Eric Johnson, director, Product Experience & Engineering Lab; Erik Brown, senior partner, Product Experience & Engineering Lab; and Ryan Elmore, Innovation Fellow and Head Data Scientist at West Monroe. West Monroe is a digital services firm that was born in technology but built for business—partnering with companies in transformative industries to deliver quantifiable financial value. We believe that digital is a mindset—not a project, a team, or a destination—and it’s something companies become, not something they do. That’s why we work in diverse, multidisciplinary teams that blend management consulting, digital design, and product engineering to move companies from traditional ways of working to digital operating models—and create experiences that transcend the digital and physical worlds. Connected by the 13 founding values that drive our culture, our 2,000 employees work collaboratively across the firm with the belief that our clients’ success is our success. Visit to learn more.


December 6, 2023 31 mins
In this episode, hosts Erik Brown, EJ, and Ryan Elmore dive into how large language models (LLMs) work and provide a behind-the-scenes look at "Nigel," a generative AI platform developed by West Monroe. The hosts analyze various LLMs, their functionalities, and their real-world implications while offering insights into the balance between technical prowess and practical utility. They also highlight generative AI's current capabilit...
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In this episode of "This is AI," hosts Erik Brown, EJ Johnson, and Ryan Elmore, along with special guest Alex Cruikshank, explore the transformative role of AI in coding. The team delves into how tools like GitHub Copilot are not just aiding but reshaping the software development process. They examine the delicate balance between leveraging AI for efficiency and ensuring foundational coding skills are not overshadowed by automated ...
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In episode 3 of "This is AI," hosts EJ, Erik Brown, and Ryan Elmore delve into the intricate world of AI prompts, from the most basic to the highly sophisticated. They shed light on the versatility of tools and data, illustrating how different inputs can drastically alter AI outcomes. The episode highlights the journey from crafting simple emails to revolutionizing healthcare solutions using GPT-4. With a special focus on the role ...
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In episode 2 of "This is AI," hosts EJ, Erik Brown, and Ryan Elmore discuss the application of generative AI across industries, exploring the challenges organizations face when choosing between pre-built and custom solutions. They emphasize aligning AI with organizational goals and explore real-world examples, including a global food and beverage leader enhancing customer experiences. The episode delves into prompt engineering, fin...
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In the inaugural episode of "This is AI," hosts EJ, Erik Brown, and Ryan Elmore from West Monroe lay the groundwork for a series exploring generative AI. They chart the evolution of AI from machine learning and deep learning to generative AI, underscoring its diverse applications. The episode emphasizes viewing AI as a suite of tools and teases future discussions on use cases, practical applications, and the trajectory of large lan...
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