The Global AI Back Together in Singapore, Singapore is a free event on 20 October 2021 from 18:00 - 21:30.

About the event

The Global AI Back Together is a free event organized across the world on 19-20-21 of October 2021 by local communities that are passionate about artificial intelligence on Microsoft Azure. Here in Singapore, we will be hosting the event on Wednesday, October 20th

Event Details

Global AI Pre recorded Key note : 6:00 PM- 6:10 PM Event Keynote : Manprit Singh (CTO- Data and AI, Avanade) : 6:10 PM to 6:30 PM
ABOUT MANPRIT SINGH: Manprit Singh is the lead for Data and AI offerings and engagements at Avanade. His primary responsibility is to assist Avanade's strategic customers to evolve their data & AI intensive systems using Microsoft Azure. He works with them on their Data Modernization and Data Migration Journey to cloud. Manprit and Avanade AI practice have a proven track record in delivering AI and ML projects on Microsoft Azure for a variety customers, adopting a multi-disciplinary, highly collaborative and interactive approach to discover, define and drive rapid value realizatio


Session 1 : 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM : "Fantastic ANNs and How to Debug Them" by Haritha Thilakarathn
Abstract : Inspired by the biological neural networks, artificial neural networks mimic the predictive and analytical ability of the biological brain. ANN based machine learning and deep learning models are popular for their ability to learn non-linear relationships of data. This session discusses different types of ANNs, their usages, ways of implementing them and tips for training ANNs efficiently
Haritha Thilakarathne is a Microsoft MVP in Artificial Intelligence. He is a graduate researcher at La Trobe University, Australia and currently reading for his PhD on deep learning with collaboration of Australian Institute of Sport. Haritha serves as an independent consultant in the domain of AI, with research and hands-on expertise in machine learning, deep learning, computer vision and developing intelligent applications

Session 2 : 7:35 PM to 8:20 PM : Take the Quantum Leap with Azure Quantum by Renaganathan Palanisam
Abstract : Quantum Computing will be the next milestone for many Developers to grasp and to take the Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Development to greater heights
This session will explore how developers can start using Azure Quantum and Q# for their development work in AI and ML
Renganathan Palanisamy is a Data and AI Specialist and an avid trainer with 20 years' experience in both academic and technical field. Serves as a Data and AI Specialist with skills in Microsoft , AWS, Alibaba Cloud and IBM based Data and AI solutions. Renganathan also serves as Microsoft MCT Regional Lead to provide guidance to MCTs and feedback to Microsoft Learn team with keen interest and involvement in Quantum and Developer community upskillin

SESSION 3: 8:25 PM to 9:30 PM: AZURE PERCEPT by Saravanan Ganesa
Abstract: Azure Percept is a family of hardware, software, and services designed to accelerate business transformation using IoT and AI at the edge. Azure Percept covers the full stack from silicon to services to solve the integration challenges of edge AI at scale
ABOUT SARAVANAN: Saravanan is a senior engineer at Larsen and Tubro for IoT and Azure Machine learning. He is a multi cloud specialist and an international speaker and blogger


This is an online event, live from Singapore in Singapore.