AI & Data: Transforming the Healthcare Industry


The IEEE Young Professionals Committee, Southern Alberta Section invites you to AI & Data: Transforming the Healthcare Industry.
Join us for a one-hour virtual webinar featuring Utpal Mangla, General Manager at IBM, and Atul Gupta, Lead Data Scientist at IBM.
Utpal and Atul will take us on a journey through Healthcare Initiatives in AI and data focusing on imaging, new drug discovery and prescriptive diagnosis. During this webinar, we will learn how AI solutions are human centric and should “augment” intelligence. We will explore how data can help transform the patient experience and bring together multi-disciplinary health institutions across the industry. We will dive deep on Healthcare initiatives in AI and Data focusing on:

1) Imaging

2) Discovery of New drugs

3) Prescriptive Diagnosis


Attendees joining will be entered into a door prize draw for the event!

  Date and Time




  • Date: 08 Jun 2022
  • Time: 05:00 PM to 06:00 PM
  • All times are (UTC-07:00) Mountain Time (US & Canada)
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Webinar link:

  • Starts 30 May 2022 12:00 AM
  • Ends 08 June 2022 05:00 PM
  • All times are (UTC-07:00) Mountain Time (US & Canada)
  • No Admission Charge


Utpal Mangla


Utpal Mangla is a General Manager responsible for Telco Industry & EDGE Clouds in IBM. Prior to that, he was the VP, Senior Partner and Global Leader of TME Industry’s Centre of Competency. In addition, Utpal led the 'Innovation Practice' focusing on AI, 5G EDGE, Hybrid Cloud and Blockchain technologies for clients worldwide. In his role as senior executive in business with P&L responsibility and thought leader in emerging technologies, Utpal’s mission is to fuel growth by building, scaling and implementing differentiated competitive market service solution offerings to meeting business imperatives of our customers. Under Utpal's leadership, IBM recently achieved the mission of scaling to make "Watson AI Impact 1.5 Billion Consumers” and creation of “Industry Blockchain platforms”. Utpal is a Senior inventor and is at the forefront in making Hybrid Cloud and 5G/EDGE real for enterprises globally. Utpal is a regular speaker at industry forums, univ and business conferences globally, including MWC, THINK, TMForum, Dreamforce, Cannes, Fierce 5G and CEM Telecoms. With 50+ articles, Utpal contributes to industry blogs, analyst reports and emerging marketplace trends. He has been quoted in Fortune, Bloomberg, GSMA, LF and BusinessWire. Utpal holds Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science Engg from Pune Univ (with highest honours) and MBA from Northwestern Univ’s Kellogg Graduate School of Management. He completed executive studies at Harvard Business School’s strategic leadership, Wharton School’s financial value creation and Stanford Business School's entrepreneurial leadership programs

Atul Gupta


Atul Gupta is passionate data professional with extensive experience in on-premises, cloud and digital transformation projects. Atul has worked with consulting clients in Canada, US and other countries with multiple technologies. Atul is TOGAF certified Enterprise Architect with Data specialization and has deep healthcare industry expertise. Atul has delivered commendable, tangible, and high value customer and market focused strategies and solutions. He has provided effective thought leadership and mentoring to get the best value from technical resources and vendors in the best interests of customers. Atul focuses on solutions, strategic vision, and technology roadmap to cost-effectively manage the customer ecosystem and healthcare industry platforms. Atul has delivered analytical solutions encompassing heterogenous data-sources and data-formats to suit the business needs and technical platforms. He has provided integration architecture and design adhering to best practices, reference architectures, and design patterns.