Nagpur First Foundation (NFF) and StartOnAI, a Silicon Valley USA based organization, have partnered to organize an online hands on workshop for students from Nagpur region on Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence as part of Global Nagpur Summit 2020. This is one of the only future technologies based annual events that offers students global exposure to the field and future collaboration opportunities with their peers in US and other parts of the world. The workshop will take place on Zoom on 19th and 20th December 2020 from 7.45 am to 12 pm IST on both days. All the sessions of the workshop will be delivered live by AI/ML Experts from StartOnAI from USA.
A keynote address on “AI Careers & Education” will be delivered by Dr. Phil Mui, SVP, Salesforce. Dr Phil Mui received his SB, MEng, PhD from MIT Lab for Computer Science (the current CSAIL), and an MPhil as a Marshall Scholar at Oxford. Dr Phil Mui is Technology Entrepreneur and Executive experienced in managing innovative global teams in Analytics and AI/ML, advertising technologies, big data management, data science, blockchain, consumer data, healthcare, and database management industries. He has worked for some of the world’s most innovative and well-known technology companies. Dr Phil Mui said, “StartOnAI is an amazing student-initiated learning organization for students passionate about AI. I am confident that those coming out of its training will have a marked impact on the society at large”.
“StartOnAI’s mission is to make Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning knowledge simple to learn and accessible to all. We are excited to host this workshop as a part of the IT Track of the Global Nagpur Summit to empower the students of Nagpur”, said Anaiy Somalwar, Vice President, StartOnAI.
delaPlex and Konverge.AI are the Knowledge Partners and Supporting Partners of the event respectively.
Dr. Rizwan Ahmed is the IT Track chair for GNS 2020. Dr Rizwan said that, “Nagpur First Foundation are particularly looking forward to this digital interaction through this StartOnAI Workshop designed especially for the students of Nagpur region who are aspiring to make a career in important domain of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning. Our aim is to create ongoing global collaboration platform through NFF and StartOnAI, USA for students from our region. Besides the prizes to be given to the top participants of the workshop by the Nagpur First Foundation, the top two participants will also be given the opportunity to be interns at StartOnAI and work on its most important projects, which includes making tutorials, labs, co-authoring their next book, etc. We will also conduct online quizzes on the topic of workshop and there are many cash prizes to be won by the students attending the workshop.”
This hands-on practical workshop is free to attend for all. Upon nominal payment of Rs. 250/- all registered participants will also get an Online Certificate of Participation from StartOnAI, USA and NFF.
Mr. Dinesh Jain, Founder & President, NFF; Mr. Shashank Rao, Co-Founder, NFF; Mr. Aniket, Jt. Secretary, NFF; Mr. Sachin Jahagirdar, Treasurer, NFF; Dr Rizwan Ahmed, Digital Connect Initiatives; and Mr. Ayush Singh, Executive Secretary, NFF, have worked had for organization and success of this unique initiative of global exposure and future ongoing collaboration platform for students from Nagpur region.
The seats are limited, and people can join Zoom meeting on first come first basis. Zoom Meeting details are:
- 18th December 7.45 am IST to 12 noon IST Meeting ID: 863 5014 1247 and Passcode: 292179
- 19th December 7.45 am IST to 12 noon IST Meeting ID: 875 8848 9571 and Passcode: 648459