October – December 2021

Engagements

October – December 2021

October
Prof. Jaya Sreevalsan Nair is a Program Committee Member of Graphics Replicability Stamp Initiative (GRSI), International Evaluation Committee (http://www.replicabilitystamp.org/), for a 3-year term during 2021-24.


October 21-24
Machine Intelligence & Robotics (MINRO) of IIIT Bangalore was a Platinum Sponsor for The First International Conference on AI-ML Systems which was held in hybrid mode in Bangalore during October 21-24, 2021.
The conference focused on research at the intersection of Systems Engineering, Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning techniques. In particular, the conference examined how immense strides in AI/ML techniques are made possible through advances in computational systems. Alongside, the focus was also on the utility of data-driven AI/ML explorations in design space of computational systems. In the discussions held as part of the conference, new breeds of AI/ML systems that enable new forms of socio-techno-economic systems and the ensuing new research directions in AI/ML techniques, were discussed. The conference attracted 74 paper submissions, out of which, 24 papers and 1 demonstration were selected for presentation. Prof. V. Ramasubramanian was a Program Committee Member of this Conference.


November 1
Prof. Jaya Sreevalsan Nair delivered a talk (Expert Talk) at RCOEM ACM Student Chapter, “Multiscale Methods for Spatial Data Analysis in Diverse Applications,” held virtually.


November 12
Prof. Meenakshi D’Souza delivered a lecture on “Decision Trees” at the Online Faculty Development Programme (FDP) on Application of Machine Learning to Software Engineering (AMLSE-2021) conducted during 1st to 12th November 2021, organized by NIT – Warangal and KIIT, deemed-to-be University, Bhubaneswar.


November 28
Prof. V Sridhar delivered a talk on “Digital Firms walk the fine line between personalization and privacy” at T.A. Pai Management Institute (TAPMI).


December 4
Prof. Jaya Sreevalsan Nair was an invited speaker at Geospatial Intelligence Symposium, IEEE GRSS Mumbai Chapter, “Deep Learning for Airborne LiDAR Point Cloud Analysis for Remote Sensing,” held virtually.


December 7
Prof. Jaya Sreevalsan Nair was an invited speaker at one-week Short Term Training Program (STTP) on Computational Intelligence in Remote Sensing, “Deep Learning for Airborne LiDAR Point Cloud Analysis for Remote Sensing,” held virtually.


December 13
Prof. Janaki Srinivasan delivered a talk on “A South-South approach to co-operation on technology governance: Digital labour” at a virtual workshop by Chatham House, the Royal Institute of International Affairs, London.


December 16
Prof. V Sridhar delivered a talk on “Telecom reforms 2.0: The way forward”, in a webinar on Operationalization of Telecom Reforms 2.0- Way Forward at ITU Asia Pacific Telecommunications forum (ITU-APT) Foundation of India.


December 17

Prof. T K Srikanth delivered a talk on “Can AI help improve primary healthcare services?” Digital Health Annual Workshop on ‘AI in Healthcare’, at IISc.
https://dhealth.iisc.ac.in/workshop.html

Prof. V. Ramasubramanian was an invited member of Research & Innovation (R&I) Council of Dayananda Sagar University (DSU).

Prof. V. Ramasubramanian was an invited member of the Project Review and Steering Group (PRSG) for Natural Language Translation Mission (NLTM), MEITY, 2021.


December 27
Prof. Jaya Sreevalsan Nair was an invited speaker at ATAL Faculty Development Program (FDP) on Foundations of Data Science and Machine Learning, “Heterogeneous Urban Data Analysis and Visualization,” held virtually.

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