IEEE Hyderabad Section WIE AG and Education Society in association with IEEE Kolkata Section is coming up with a webinar on the occasion of International Women's Day titled “From Learning to Deep Learning”

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“There is no limit to what we as women, can accomplish- Michelle Obama”

Women’s day recognizes the achievements of women in various fields. The recent advances in the field of Machine Learning have paved the way for multiple opportunities in the field of artificial intelligence and other related areas.

To intrigue your interest in the domain of AI,  machine  learning and Deep Learning, IEEE Hyderabad Section Women in Engineering Affinity Group (WIE AG) and Education Society in association with IEEE Kolkata Section is coming up with a webinar on the occasion of International Women's Day titled “From Learning to Deep Learning”  by Dr. Sushmita Mitra, Fellow IEEE, INSA, IAPR, INAE, NASI, J.C. Bose Fellow, Chair, IEEE Kolkata Section, Member, Inter-Academy Panel for Women in STEMM, Professor, Machine Intelligence Unit, Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata,  on 8th March 2021 from 2.00 P.M to 3.30 P.M IST  through WebEx.

 

Speaker: Dr. Sushmita Mitra, Fellow IEEE, INSA, IAPR, INAE, NASI, J.C. Bose Fellow, Chair, IEEE Kolkata Section, Member, Inter-Academy Panel for Women in STEMM, Professor, Machine Intelligence Unit, Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata

 



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  • Date: 08 Mar 2021
  • Time: 02:00 PM to 03:30 PM
  • All times are (GMT+05:30) Asia/Calcutta
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  • Dr. Y.Padma Sai , Chair- WIE AG IEEE Hyderabad Section

     Dr. Y.  Vijayalata Reddy, Chair - Education Society, IEEE Hyderabad Section

    Dr. Sushmita Mitra, Fellow IEEE, INSA, IAPR, INAE, NASI, J.C. Bose Fellow, Chair- IEEE Kolkata Section

     Ms.Sangeeta Singh, Secretary - WIE AG IEEE Hyderabad Section

  • Starts 28 February 2021 05:30 PM
  • Ends 08 March 2021 01:30 PM
  • All times are (GMT+05:30) Asia/Calcutta
  • No Admission Charge


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Dr.Sushmita Mitra of Professor at the Machine Intelligence Unit of the Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata.

Topic:

From Learning to Deep Learning

Biography:

Dr.Sushmita Mitra is a full professor at the Machine Intelligence Unit (MIU), Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata. From 1992 to 1994 she was in the RWTH, Aachen, Germany as a DAAD Fellow. She was a Visiting Professor in the Computer Science Departments of the University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada; Meiji University, Japan; and Aalborg University Esbjerg, Denmark. Dr. Mitra received the National Talent Search Scholarship (1978-1983) from NCERT, India, the University Gold Medal in 1988, the IEEE TNN Outstanding Paper Award in 1994 for her pioneering work in neuro-fuzzy computing, the CIMPA-INRIA-UNESCO Fellowship in 1996, and Fulbright-Nehru Senior Research Fellowship in 2018-2020. She was the INAE Chair Professor during 2018-2020. Dr. Mitra has been awarded the prestigious J. C. Bose National Fellowship, 2021.

Dr. Mitra is the author of the books ``Neuro-Fuzzy Pattern Recognition: Methods in Soft Computing" and ``Data Mining: Multimedia, Soft Computing, and Bioinformatics" published by John Wiley, and ``Introduction to Machine Learning and Bioinformatics", Chapman & Hall/CRC Press, beside a host of other edited books. Dr. Mitra has guest edited special issues of several journals, is an Associate Editor of ``IEEE/ACM Trans. on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics", ``Information Sciences", ``Neurocomputing", ``Fundamenta Informatica", SN Computer Sciences and is a Founding Associate Editor of ``Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery (WIRE DMKD)". She has more than 150 research publications in referred international journals. According to the Stanford List, Dr. Mitra is ranked among the top 2% scientists worldwide in the domain of Artificial Intelligence and Image Processing.

Dr. Mitra is a Fellow of the IEEE, Indian National Science Academy (INSA), International Association for Pattern Recognition (IAPR), and Fellow of the Indian National Academy of Engineering (INAE) and The National Academy of Sciences, India (NASI). She is an IEEE CIS Distinguished Lecturer and the current Chair, IEEE Kolkata Section. She has visited more than 30 countries as a Plenary/Invited Speaker or an academic visitor. She served in the capacity of Program Chair, Tutorial Chair, and as member of programme committees of many international conferences. Her current research interests include data science, pattern recognition, soft computing, medical image processing, and Bioinformatics.

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Address:Kolkata , India





Agenda

Agenda

 Ms.Sangeeta Singh, Secretary - WIE AG IEEE Hyderabad Section

Welcome Address by Dr. Y.Padma Sai , Chair- WIE AG IEEE Hyderabad Section

Address by Dr. Y.  Vijayalata Reddy, Chair - Education Society, IEEE Hyderabad Section

Introduction of Speaker by Dr. Nelakuditi Usharani, Member- WIE AG IEEE Hyderabad Section

Talk by Dr. Sushmita Mitra, Fellow IEEE, INSA, IAPR, INAE, NASI, J.C. Bose Fellow, Chair- IEEE Kolkata Section, Member, Inter-Academy Panel for Women in STEMM, Professor, Machine Intelligence Unit, Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata

Q & A Session by Dr.V.Anantha Lakshmi, Member - WIE AG IEEE Hyderabad Section

Concluding Remarks by Dr.S.Harivardhagini, Vice-Chair WIE AG IEEE Hyderabad Section

Vote of Thanks by Dr. R Swathi , Member- WIE AG IEEE Hyderabad Section