Ugam to deliver an address at Women in Data Science (WiDS), on Data Platform for AI/ML


Mumbai, 11 September, 2020: Ugam, a leading next-gen data and analytics company, today announced that its platform engineering expert, will be a guest speaker at the Women in Data Science (WiDS), Mysuru. The session titled, Data Platform for AI / ML: Tips & Triggers will be held on Saturday, September 12, 2020 at 12:30 PM IST.

Women in Data Science (WiDS) Mysuru is an independent event organized to coincide with the annual Global Women in Data Science (WiDS) Conference held at Stanford University and an estimated 150+ locations worldwide. An 8-day event slated for all weekends in September, the WiDS Mysuru virtual event is in collaboration with National Institute of Education (NIE), Jagadguru Sri Shivarathreeshwara University (JSS), Geetha Shishu Shikshana Sangha (GSSS), and Vidyavardhaka College of Engineering (VVCE).

A seasoned practitioner for over 20 years, Geetha Apathotharanan, AVP at Ugam will share the need & some practical learnings of building a data platform to deploy AI/ML. She will do this by discussing a real-world use case, the challenges faced, and impact delivered to help analysts & AI/ML practitioners understand the application of technology to address business problems.

“Businesses today work with humungous amounts of data generated from multiple sources,” says Mihir Kittur, Co-Founder and Chief Commercial Officer, Ugam. Data platforms bring in scale and efficiencies, but the key is to understand the business need and build the right platform. Ugam is successfully helping Fortune 500 companies uncover insights and activate better decisions through scalable data platforms. Geetha is our in-house expert and we are thrilled to share our knowledge and learnings at the event.

There are no registration fees to attend the session. To attend, Visit this page > click on attend online > create a profile > register. To learn more, contact Ugam.

About Ugam
Ugam, a Merkle company, is a leading analytics and technology services company. Our customer-centric approach delivers impactful business results for large corporations by leveraging data, technology, and expertise. We consistently deliver superior, impactful results through the right blend of human intelligence and AI. With 2400+ people spread across locations worldwide, we successfully deploy our services to create success stories across industries like Retail & Consumer Brands, High Tech, BFSI, Distribution, and Market Research & Consulting. Over the past 20 years, Ugam has been recognized by several firms including Forrester and Gartner, and was recently named the No.1 data science company in India by Analytics Insight.

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About Women in Data Science
WiDS's mission is to support and promote women and gender minorities who are practicing, studying or are interested in the fields of machine learning and data science. We create opportunities for members to engage in technical and professional conversations in a positive, supportive environment by hosting talks by women and gender minority individuals working in data science or machine learning. Events include technical workshops, networking events and hackathons. We are inclusive to anyone who supports our cause regardless of gender identity or technical background.

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