“Data Science in India” Forum

General chairs:

  • Gautam Shroff
  • TCS, India
  • Manish Gupta
  • Xerox Research Centre India
  • Vasudeva Varma
  • IIIT Hyderabad, India
  • Balaraman Ravindran
  • IIT Madras, India

    Agenda — 10 August 2015

  • 8:30-8:35
  • Welcome Remarks
  • 8:35-9:15
  • Plenary Talk 1 Rajeev Rastogi, Amazon
  • 9:15-9:35
  • Experiences in India Talk 1: Prateek Jain, Microsoft Research
  • 9:35-10:10
  • Tea Break
  • 10:10-10:30
  • Experiences in India Talk 2: Partha Talukdar, IISc
  • 10:30-11:10
  • Plenary Talk 2 Chiranjib Bhattachayya, IISc
  • 11:10-11:55
  • India Panel Discussion: Data science innovations in India
  • 11:55-12:00
  • Concluding Remarks [5 mins]
  • 12:00-1:00
  • Lunch on your own

    Panel  Topic: Data science innovations in India: A view from academia, large companies and start-ups

    Panelists:

    • Dr. Balaraman Ravindran (IIT Madras)
    • Dr. Indrajit Bhattacharya (IBM Research)
    • Dr. Gautam Shroff (TCS)
    • Dr. Mohit Kumar(Flipkart)
    • Vinay Shashidhar (Aspiring Minds)

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