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Innosential launches a 5-day Masterclass on Data Sciences in collaboration with ITC Infotech and NASSCOM
29 Aug 2017

Masterclass is aimed at training participants in the areas of
 classical as well as contemporary Machine Learning

Innosential is collaborating with ITC Infotech, a global scale full service provider of technology solutions and a fully owned subsidiary of ITC Ltd, and NASSCOM to present a five-day masterclass program in Bengaluru from the 25th - 29th of August, 2017, to aid the IT industry's need of reskilling.

Innosential's Data Science Masterclass presents an opportunity for practicing data scientists to upskill themselves in the latest aspects of disruptive technologies. The initiative aims to provide theory and practical knowledge from leading researchers and practitioners in Machine Learning, Deep Learning, and Text Analysis, to name a few. The program will dwell on the most prominent elements of data sciences such as data stream mining, data science for digital commerce and building on AI/data science team. It will also provide hands-on experience to gain first hand insights and understanding of the data sciences ecosystem. With about 30 speakers, 150+ leading technologists and innovators group brainstorming sessions, the summit intends to discuss the technologies shaping the future of the industry.

Commenting on the collaboration, Sushma Rajagopalan, MD & CEO, ITC Infotech, said, "As the IT industry evolves, reskilling becomes pertinent for the industry to be future-ready. We are happy to collaborate with Innosential and NASSCOM to present a platform that will foster deeper understanding of Data Sciences. This initiative will encourage peer-to-peer learning, and sharing of insights by experts in this evolving field."

Adding to this, Prof. Jaime Carbonell, founding advisor to Innosential said, "We are happy to partner with ITC Infotech and NASSCOM to present the first ever Data Science Master Class delivered by leading lights in Data Science from India and across the globe. The summit will showcase disruptive AI technologies and their applications in business and society. The event will see numerous industry innovators share their best practices to advance data sciences' impact and opportunities."

ITC Infotech is focused on incubating technology innovation, and champions multiple initiatives, including the company's annual technology innovation & co-creation platform - iTech. The company recently concluded the third edition of iTech - a platform to drive technology innovation and co-creation, which was themed around Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning.

About ITC Infotech

ITC Infotech is a specialized global full service technology solutions provider, led by Business and Technology Consulting. ITC Infotech's Digitaligence@work infuses technology with domain, data, design, and differentiated delivery to significantly enhance experience and efficiency, enabling its clients differentiate and disrupt the business.

The company caters to enterprises in Supply Chain based industries (CPG, retail, manufacturing, hi-tech) and services (banking, financial services and insurance, airline, hospitality) through a combination of traditional and newer business models, as a long-term sustainable partner.

ITC Infotech is a fully-owned subsidiary of ITC Ltd, one of India's foremost private sector companies. With a market capitalization of over US$ 42 billion and turnover of US$ 8 billion, ITC Limited is acknowledged as one of India's most valuable business corporations. It has been ranked as India's most admired company by a survey conducted by Fortune India, in association with Hay Group.

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About Innosential

Innosential is founded by industry veterans, accomplished entrepreneurs and world-class academicians with the aim of making our world a better place by using the power of knowledge, learning, creativity, innovation and science. Innosential brings together resources in the latest and fast-growing technical fields to create  unique learning experiences  and promote the adoption and application of contemporary techniques to various industries in a socially-responsible manner.

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