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“Emerging Technologies in AI, VR & Big Data” Tech-talk and Networking Dinner

May 24, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm EDT

Women in Big Data – NorthWest presents : A technical talk and networking dinner.

Join us for a tech-talk by Niveditha Sundaram, Director of Engineering, Intel Data Center Group, about “Emerging Technologies in Machine Learning (ML), Artificial Intelligence (AI), Virtual Reality (VR), Augmented Reality (AR) and Big Data”.

5:30pm – 6:00pm : Registration, Networking Dinner.
6:00pm – 6:15pm : Women in Big Data Overview – Soumya Guptha, Strategic Marketing, Intel Software and Service Group.
6:15pm – 7:00pm : Emerging technologies – Machine Learning, Virtual Reality etc -Niveditha (Niv) Sundaram, Director of Engineering, Intel Data Center Group.
7:00pm – 7:30pm : Networking.

Women across different work-groups and organizations around the NorthWest region will be attending the event, so join us to expand your network. If you are interested in learning more about Artificial Intelligence and Big Data topics, please leverage the forum and let us know your feedback for future events.

Speakers Bio:

Soumya Guptha is a Marketing Manager in Software and Services Group at Intel, responsible for strategic marketing of system technologies and tools. She has held positions in numerous groups at Intel over the past 15 years, and has earned an M.S. in Computer Science and Bachelors in Engineering. Passionate about helping women grow in their careers, Soumya believes Big Data analytics is the “next big thing,” with huge potential and an ocean of opportunities.

Niv Sundaram is Director of Engineering, focusing on performance and power optimizations of current and emerging workloads in the DataCenter Engineering Group. In this role, she leads a team that works with Intel’s customers to characterize deep learning/machine learning, augmented/virtual/mixed reality, NFV and storage workloads for the datacenter. Prior to DCG, Niv was a Media Engineering Manager in CCG, where she delivered Intel’s first high definition content protection solution on both big core and phone/tablet platforms on Android and Windows. She also drove strategic engagements with customers to deliver Intel’s first Nexus TV player and media features for Intel’s first phone and tablet platforms. Niv has a PhD in Electrical Engineering from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and has one issued patent and several peer-reviewed publications. Niv is a strong advocate and mentor for women and in her spare time creates comics about diversity and women in tech (@saywhatcomics).

Please RSVP here: https://www.meetup.com/Women-in-Big-Data-NorthWest/events/238806938/


May 24, 2017
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm EDT


Intel – Hawthorne Farm
5200 NE Elam Young Pkwy
Hillsboro, OR 97124 United States
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