Generative AI, Workshops

AIF01 Workshop: Masterclass - Deep-Dive into Azure OpenAI and Large Language Model Development


8:00am - 5:00pm

Level: Introductory to Intermediate

Andreas Erben

CTO for MR and Applied AI


Join us on a deep-dive into the world of Large Language Models and Generative AI for developers. In this full-day workshop we will cover:

  • Introduction to Large Language Models
  • Understand and leverage the OpenAI and Azure OpenAI APIs
  • Work with the Azure Portal
  • Prompt Engineering - from intuitive skills to an engineering discipline
  • Leverage Embeddings, Vector Databases, and other Memory systems for data and document integration
  • Extend your applications with Functions and Plugins to build Copilots
  • Solve advanced challenges with Plans and Agents
  • See how Orchestrators such as Semantic Kernel or LangChain speed up your application development
  • Get started with Semantic Kernel to write .NET applications
  • Peek at the world of Open Sourced Large Language Models and Personal AI
  • Discover future trends in Generative AI
  • Anticipate and mitigate Risks related to Responsible AI

In this fast-evolving domain, the agenda will see changes and additions.

If you are interested in following along with some examples, your own Azure Subscription, and access to Azure OpenAI and/or OpenAI's APIs will be necessary. Please secure access ahead of time.

You will learn:

  • About Large Language Model development
  • How to build solutions with Large Language Models
  • How to get started implementing typical solution patterns