IISc AI Day, 2019

March 13, 2019 (Wednesday)

Faculty Hall, Indian Institute of Science

About The Event

About IISc AI Day

Welcome to the IISc AI Day 2019! In addition to showcasing AI Research at the Institute, IISc AI Day aims to encourage healthy discussions on AI and related topics through expert sessions on AI and its impact on industry, education, research, society and entrepreneurship. We invite you to join us on this special day and contribute your invaluable insights. You are welcome to participate after you register yourself.

This event is a part of the EECS Division's initiative on "Theme Based Colloquia". To learn more about AI@IISc, please visit http://ai.iisc.ac.in. Follow us on Twitter

Event Schedule


Welcome Address

Tea/Coffee Break

Keynote 1 Prateek Jain, Microsoft Research

Talk: Resource Efficient ML in 2KB of RAM

Keynote 2 CV Jawahar, IIIT Hyderabad

Talk: AI meets Sports

Starting Companies after Ph.D.


MTech in AI (Programme Website)

  • 02:10 - 02:20 -- Introduction to the Programme (Y.Narahari, IISc)
  • 02:20 - 02:30 -- PCC presentation on the curriculum (Rajesh Sundaresan, IISc)

Panel Discussion 1: Rethinking education in the era of AI.

Panelists: Prateek Jain (MSRI), CV Jawahar(IIIT-Hyderabad), Sameep Mehta (IBM Research), V Vinay (ATI Motors)

Moderator: Chiranjib Bhattacharya (IISc)

Tea/Coffee Break

Panel Discussion 2: AI Innovation with Impact: Less Artificial, More Intelligent

Panelists: Aru Arumugham (Bharat Innovation Fund), Sourabh Chandra (ATI Motors), Naganand Doraswamy (Idea Spring Capital), Manish Gupta (Videoken), Babu Narayanan (Symphony AI)

Moderator: Vijay Chandru (Strand Life Sciences and Indian Institute of Science)

Poster & Demo Session with High Tea

Announcement of Best Poster and Best Demo winners, Vote of Thanks

All awards sponsored by Surya-Soft


Keynote Speakers

Speaker 1

Prateek Jain

Microsoft Research, India

Speaker 2

CV Jawahar

IIIT Hyderabad


Speaker 3

Vijay Chandru

Strand Life Sciences

Speaker 4

V. Vinay

Ati Motors


Manish Gupta


Speaker 4

Sourabh Chandra

ATI Motors

Speaker 4

Babu Narayanan

Symphony AI

Speaker 4

Naganand Doraswamy

Idea Spring Capital

Speaker 4

Arumugam A

Bharat Innovation Fund

Speaker 4

Sameep Mehta

IBM Research, India

Speaker 4

Bharath Mohan


Speaker 4

Geetha Manjunath

Niramai Health Analytix


Speaker 7

Siddharth Barman

IISc Bangalore

Speaker 8

Aditya Gopalan

IISc Bangalore

Speaker 9

Venkatesh Babu

IISc Bangalore

Speaker 10

Vinod Ganapathy

IISc Bangalore

Speaker 10

Chiranjib Bhattacharya

IISc Bangalore


Companies and Organizations


Faculty Hall, IISc, Bengaluru

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Organizing Committee

Chiranjib Bhattacharya

Department of CSA


Ambedkar Dukkipati

Department of CSA


Sriram Ganapathy

Department of EE


Aditya Gopalan

Department of ECE


Chandramani Singh

Department of ESE


Partha Talukdar

Department of CDS