DeepTalk Episode 8

AI for India and Beyond

Dr. Manish Gupta Director at Google Research India | Infosys Foundation Chair Professor at IIIT Bangalore Hosted by Dr. Santanu Paul, Founder and CEO, TalentSprint

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About the event

DeepTalk is an interactive series on DeepTech where leaders, experts, and trendsetters in the emerging technology space like AI, ML, Blockchain, FinTech, IoT, and more share their unique perspectives and knowledge with our vast community of professionals.

The 8th episode of DeepTalk is about how AI is transforming Indian business, economy, society, and beyond. Google Research India Director, Dr. Manish Gupta will share his perspective on how companies of all sizes, irrespective of the industry, are leveraging AI to take their businesses to the next level. The session will also delve into the role of professionals in the AI-driven future of India and beyond.


Dr. Manish Gupta
Director at Google Research India
(Ex VideoKen, Xerox, IBM)

Dr. Manish Gupta is the Director at Google Research India. He also holds an additional appointment as Infosys Foundation Chair Professor at IIIT Bangalore. Previously, Manish has led VideoKen, a video technology startup, and the research centers for Xerox and IBM in India. As a Senior Manager at the IBM T.J. Watson Research Center in Yorktown Heights, New York, Manish led the team developing system software for the Blue Gene/L supercomputer. Manish holds a Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign. He has co-authored about 75 papers, with more than 7,000 citations in Google Scholar (and an h-index of 46), and has been granted 19 US patents. He is a Fellow of ACM and the Indian National Academy of Engineering. Know More...


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Dr. Santanu Paul
Founder and CEO, TalentSprint
(Ex Virtusa, IBM, Open Pages)

Dr. Santanu leads strategy and growth at TalentSprint, an NSE Group Company. He serves as an independent director for organizations that use disruptive technologies as their engine of growth. Under his leadership, TalentSprint has emerged as one of India’s leading tech-enabled education platforms for professionals and a youth career accelerator for young job seekers in the technology space. His professional career began in New York at the reputed IBM T.J. Watson Research Center. He has also worked as Sr. Vice President at Virtusa and as CTO for Openpages and Viveca. An author of 20+ research papers and an inventor with 2 US patents, Santanu received his Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. Know More...

About TalentSprint

TalentSprint, a National Stock Exchange (NSE) Group Company, brings transformational high-end and deep-tech learning programs to emerging and experienced professionals in partnership with top academic institutions and global corporations. Its patent-pending, AI-powered, digital learning platform enables a perfect blend of high-end academics and industry-leading practitioner experience. Its programs have consistently seen a high engagement rate and customer delight. For more information, Know more

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