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Dr. D. Y. Patil BioTechnology and BioInformatics Institute

Online Webinar on “Artificial Intelligence and Data Science - Applications and Opportunities”

Saturday, June 05, 2021 |Online |Seminar


The Department of Artificial Intelligence and Data Science of Dr. D.Y. Patil Biotechnology & Bioinformatics Institute, Tathawade, Pune organized a live webinar on an upcoming field of

technology “Artificial Intelligence and Data Science - Applications and Opportunities” on Saturday,  5th June 2021 at 02:00 PM via zoom video conferencing. The main objective of this webinar was to

introduce the subject, create an awareness and educate the 12th class science stream students regarding

applications and opportunities in the field of Artificial intelligence and Data Science.

Ms. Akanksha Goel, Assistant Professor and the Coordinator of the event, first introduced about the webinar and summarized the outline of the webinar. Professor Dr. J. K. Pal, Director, welcomed the guest speaker Mr. Vasuprad Kanade, the managing Director, Accenture India Ltd. and briefly addressed all the participants about the existing Biotechnology programmes and the newly launched programme, B. Tech. Artificial Intelligence and Data Science.  Then Ms. Akanksha Goel gave a brief introduction and background of the guest speaker Mr. Vasuprad Kanade.

 

In the webinar, Mr. Vasuprad Kanade gave a very detailed insight on the subject including opportunities, applications and future prospects of the highly emerging technical field, i.e., Artificial Intelligence and Data Science. He mainly covered four topics in his talk, i.e., Evolution of Artificial Intelligence, Technical details of Artificial Intelligence, Artificial Intelligence and human life, Opportunities and scope in Artificial Intelligence and Data Science. He also explained the use of data science and algorithm science in Artificial Intelligence with the help of short technical videos. Finally, he gave the importance and uses of Artificial Intelligence in various industry sectors including agriculture, trade & business and healthcare. He also highlighted the career options in the field of Artificial Intelligence. At the end of the seminar, the question answer session went smoothly and all the questions were replied by the guest speaker and other panelist members positively. The webinar was concluded by a vote of thanks given by Dr. Shuchi Nagar.

In total, 148 students registered for this webinar. The online webinar was highly informative and

technical. All participants received a comprehensive knowledge about Artificial Intelligence and Data Science

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