Bhubaneswar, Oct 3 (LocalWire): A global virtual conference aimed at promoting the use of artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) for the development of Odisha and advancement of Odia language in the digital era is being organized on 4th October by “Odias in ML”.
The conference also aims to showcase career and entrepreneurship opportunities in AI and ML for Odias across the world.
This first-of-its-kind conference will see participation from a multitude of stakeholders including technologists, researchers, academicians, business executives, entrepreneurs, policymakers, linguists, language activists, media persons and community leaders, all with a commitment to AI and machine learning.
The speakers, all Odias based across three continents, will come together to brainstorm on how the opportunities created by these emerging technologies can be leveraged effectively to propel the next phase of growth for Odisha and Odias.
The conference will comprise four sessions, themed AI for Odisha, AI for Odia language, Research & Career Opportunities in AI; and Entrepreneurship and Business Opportunities in AI. Each session will be a combination of keynotes, presentations and panel discussions.
Keynote speakers in the conference include Manoj Mishra, Secretary, Electronics & IT, Government of Odisha; Mrs. Kuku Das, President, Odisha Society of America; Dr. Pragyansmita Nayak, Chief Data Scientist, Hitachi and Susmita Bagchi, noted writer and Chairperson, Mo School initiative of Government of Odisha.
“We aim to bring together Odias across the world working on different aspects of AI/ML to collectively work towards creating opportunities for Odisha, Odia language and Odia people.
The Odias in ML conference is the first in a series of initiatives we have planned,” said Anjan Kumar Panda, Convenor, Odias in ML Conference.
The conference will be available across different social media platforms like YouTube, Facebook and Twitter.