Machine Learning Hands-on Workshop

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Hands-on workshop on Machine Learning basics covering topics like –

  • Python libraries
  • Regression analysis
  • Logistic regression
  • Random forest
  • Decision trees

organized in association with AWS, GCP and CloudSploit.

Digitalics: Technology in Business

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Description: Data never fails to awe us! And any business these days cannot run without the support of Technology these days! Let us learn about what Digitalics is and how it is transforming things in our daily lives!

Speaker: Prithwis Mukherjee, Director, Praxis Business School is one of the most renowned faces in the Industry. A PhD in Associative Information Systems from University of Texas at Dallas, he has been Partner at PwC and former Director at IBM. He has also served long as a professor at Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur!

Commercial Use of Data and Analytics

Description: Data and Analytics is presently one of the hottest topics in the technological world. Yet the enigma surrounding it, the use of Data, methodologies related to it are never ending. So don’t miss out the opportunity to get your ideas cleared on what is the commercial angle related to it – The Commercial Use of Data and Analytics.

Speaker: Dr. Indranil Mitra, PhD, MBA, IPR, F- RSS, is a Digital and Data Science Professional with over 27 years of experience in DARQ i.e. Distributed ledgers, AI, extended Reality and Quantum computing, and Digital 2.0 i.e. machine learning, artificial intelligence, blockchain, augmented reality, Internet of Things, cloud robotics, robotic process automation, Evangelist and SME. A specialist in Cognitive Science, Data Science, and emerging technologies he has been leader in some of the best companies across the globe. Dr. Mitra is also a visiting Industry Faculty of IIM Calcutta.

Superposition of Geometrical Dimensions – Student Session

Description: Light has dual nature, i.e., it acts as a wave and also a particle. This leads to the idea of Superposition and Quantum Mechanics as we know it. Since its invention, Quantum Physics has aided in the invention of quantum computers and many more associated things. In our first Student Speaker session, learn about the introduction of superposition in Geometrical Dimensions, what if all the Geometrical dimensions, which we are able to perceive and higher, are in a superposition in one way or the other.

Speaker: Saahil Gazi is an undergraduate student of Mathematics with an inclination towards Physics and Computer Science. He has a keen interest in fiction and non-fiction alike and is an avid thinker with abstract ideas always tinkering in his mind. Though not always making sheer sense, he loves being in his own mind palace.

Conceptions and Misconceptions in Categorical Association

Description: It is known that association refers to the dependence between variables. But is that all that lies underneath this simple word? The webinar will uncover all the mysteries and facts about this concept and explain how association is one of the main subjects of mathematical study.

Speaker: Prof. Saurabh Ghosh is currently a professor in the Human Genetics Unit of the Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata. He has been a post-doctoral fellow in the Department of Psychiatry at Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri. He is also a member of the International Genetic Epidemiology Society, International Biometric Society, and Indian Society of Medical Statistics.

Interplay Among Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science and Cryptology

Description: What is Cryptology? Is it a new field or an applied outcome of other sciences? The webinar will explain with illustrations, how Statistics, Mathematics, and Computer Science, the three important scientific disciplines together led to the rise of the new subject, Cryptology.

Speaker: Prof. Bimal Kumar Roy is a former Director of the Indian Statistical Institute. He is a cryptologist from the Cryptology Research Group of the Applied Statistics Unit of ISI, Kolkata. One of the best cryptologists in India, he has been awarded the Padma Shri in 2015. He is presently the chairperson of the National Statistical Commission, Ministry of Statistics and Program Implementation, Government of India.