Speaker: Manjeet Rege, Associate Professor of Graduate Program, University of St. Thomas
Bio: Manjeet Rege is an Associate Professor of Graduate Programs in Software and Data Science and Director, Center for Applied Artificial Intelligence at the University of St. Thomas. Dr. Rege is an author, mentor, thought leader, and a frequent public speaker on Big Data, Machine Learning, and Artificial Intelligence technologies. He is also the co-host of the "All Things Data" podcast that brings together leading data scientists, technologists, business model experts and futurists to discuss strategies to utilize, harness and deploy data science, data-driven strategies and enable digital transformation. Apart from being engaged in research, Dr. Rege regularly consults with various organizations to provide expert guidance for building Big Data and AI practice, and applying innovative data science approaches. He has published in various peer-reviewed reputed venues such as IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, Data Mining & Knowledge Discovery Journal, IEEE International Conference on Data Mining, and the World Wide Web Conference. He is on the editorial review board of Journal of Computer Information Systems and regularly serves on the program committees of various international conferences.
Name of Webinar: Artificial Intelligence – A World of Devices That Think and Learn
Description: Artificial Intelligence has made significant strides in recent times and has become ubiquitous in the modern world, impacting our lives in different ways. Digital assistants like Alexa or Siri as well as applications such as real-time language translation and self-driving cars, all employ artificial intelligence techniques. By harnessing the power of deep learning networks, it is now possible to build real-world intelligent software applications that outperform human precision in certain tasks. This talk will provide a broad coverage of the field of artificial intelligence while providing a perspective of its applicability and usage in the industry today.