aivancity Paris-Cachan

International Summer School - Artificial Intelligence & Big Data: technologies, practices & challenges



These programs help discover Artificial Intelligence in its technological and organizational implications and explore the issues and challenges it poses to the company.

In addition to presentations and lectures by the best specialists in the industry, there will be an emphasis on case studies, work in small groups, testimonials from AI actors, and visits to companies involved in AI projects.

Participants in these summer programs will also have the opportunity to carry out an AI project (Chatbot, robot, prediction from data ...).

Secondary school students will also be able to get acquainted with the wide range of AI professions (data scientist, data manager, data engineer, data mining, AI project manager, AI manager, AI Architect, etc.), professions that are booming and that will structure tomorrow's job market. They will have the opportunity to exchange with professionals and get all the information they need (What career paths? How long? What prerequisites? What salaries? ...).



The training takes place on the 5.0 campus of aivancity Paris-Cachan; company visits are organized in the Paris region.

For international students, additional cultural and touristic activities are available in order to discover France and its richness (Versailles Palace, Mont Saint Michel ...).

Registration fees

2,500 €, including company visits, not including accommodation and meals (lunch and snacks).




  • Historical presentation, AI tools, group work: the panorama of the major players in AI in 2020 (USA, China, Europe)
  • Analysis of use cases: AI fields of application, changes in practices, company visit with illustration of Artificial Intelligence applications.
  • Working groups, project launch, first steps



  • Company visit, AI startup testimonials
  • General presentation of the problems, internal questions, necessary data, means of communication or/and e-reputation, click workers, testimonials and exchanges with AI actors.
  • From idea to realization



  • Large volumes of data, data economy, return on biases and impacts
  • The test phase, the confrontation with reality
  • Virtual room Paris, Art and AI (Atelier des lumières)



  • Idea, data, difficulties, visualisation, impacts, verification, scaling (scalability)
  • Training courses, career paths, professional trajectories, salaries, etc.
  • On the side of state actors, international organisations, elected representatives and journalists: who does what? Who thinks what about AI?
  • Meeting with members of the board of aivancity (institutional),
  • Meetings with state actors and international organisations (issues to be prepared): Ministry of Digital Economy, UNESCO, EU etc.
  • Meetings with members of parliament, local elected representatives
  • Meeting with journalists.
  • Presentation of the project
  • Delivery of certificates.


Trainers / Teachers


Ahmed Abbessi

Expertise : Transformation digitale, Data Science, Analytics, Strategy

Professeur Expert aivancity

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Yang Jiao

Expertise : Intelligence Artificielle

Professeur Expert aivancity, | Lead Data Scientist chez Coface

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Maeliza Seymour

Expertise : AI Coding, Gestion de projets, Machine Learning, Conduite du changement, Communication

Professeur Expert aivancity

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Stéphane Urena

Expertise : Data science

Professeur Expert aivancity

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Boris Yepmo

Expertise : Data science, Python, Big Data, IT, Artificial Intelligence, Economics, Finance

Professeur Expert aivancity

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International Summer School

Artificial Intelligence & Big Data : technologies, practices & challenges

  • access

    Target audience  Students - No pre-requisites are required to take this program. It is designed for high school students who do not have advanced knowledge in the field of technology and artificial intelligence.

  • langue

    Languages French / English

  • diplome

    Certificate At the end of the summer school, participants who have completed all of the program’s educational activities receive a certificate of aivancity.

  • calendrier

    Next session from June 5 to 29, 2023