21st August 2019
The CESS committee organized a seminar on Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning. The seminar helped students in understanding the basics of Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence, and how to use IBM cloud for the same The seminar was conducted from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on 21th August 2019, Wednesday in the Seminar Hall. There were more than 60 students that participated in this session. The HOD of the Computer Engineering Department, Mr. Satish Ket, felicitated the speaker of the session, Mr. Mangesh Patankar, an expert who has worked with several prominent companies such as Syntel, CCG, Oracle, and has been in the industry for nearly 20 years. He is currently a Developer Advocate at IBM India. The seminar commenced with the speaker talking about the basics of Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Data Science and their applications in the real world. After the brief introduction, the focus shifted to IBM cloud and how it helps in various projects, especially those related to Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence. After that, the students got to see a demonstration of a heart attack prediction model that used IBM cloud. Towards the end, the speaker elaborated on its use in the industry. The seminar helped students in learning about how to build, deploy and scale real world solutions on IBM cloud.