Humans are wired for story. In fact, our need for storytelling is fundamental to the human experience. Stories help us learn, solve problems, impart traditions, preserve culture and assimilate, and, most importantly, connect with other humans. Technology brings storytelling to an entirely new level by allowing us to create immersive experiences that captivate and inspire. Artificial intelligence tools push those boundaries even further by accelerating our content generation without compromising authenticity. Or do they? How do we as professional communicators leverage these tools wisely to enrich our storytelling authentically? Join us as we evaluate the role of AI tools in authentic storytelling.