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    Professional Development Meeting - Speaker Neelabh Pant, Ph.D. Data Scientist at Walmart

    February 06, 2020
    6:00 PM

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    Crowne Plaza
    14315 Midway Road
    Dallas, TX 75244

    Topic: Machine Learning With Python - Hands on Workshop

    Presenter: Neelabh Pant, Ph.D.

    What is machine learning? How does your credit card company identify fraudulent transactions? How does Facebook know who is in your photos? How does Starbucks know which offer to send a particular app user?This is a great opportunity to get hands on practice applying machine learning with Python.

    Neelabh Pant is a data scientist at Walmart. He earned his PhD from UT Arlington and is a frequent speaker at AI and ML events including Data Science GO Conference, Mark Cuban AI Bootcamp, UT-Dallas Big Data Club, and Super Data Science Podcast.

    Other topics that will be discussed:
    - Business use cases for machine learning
    - Future of machine learning and artificial intelligence
    - Dr. Pant’s journey into data science

    Neelabh Pant is a Data Scientist at Walmart Technology DFW. He has a diverse skill set in Computer Science, Data Engineering, Machine learning, Artificial Intelligence and Data Science. He has worked in various business domains like oil and gas, home improvements, geo-spatial technology and retail using time series analytics/forecasting techniques and other state-of-the-art Machine Learning and AI methodologies.

    At Walmart Technology Neelabh is focused on scaling the capabilities and impact of data science in a rapid-growth retail environment and working towards digital transformation of Walmart.

    Neelabh graduated with PhD in Computer Science focused in spatial data analysis using Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence and Masters in computer science from the University of Texas at Arlington.


    $30.00 Members
    $35.00 after 7:00 pm February 3

    $35.00 Non-Members
    $40.00 after 7:00 pm February 3

    $10.00 ASCM Student Members
    $15.00 after 7:00 pm February 3