Executive Digital Literacy Series | Internet of Things & Robotics

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Tech Place, 5500 North Service Rd, Burlington, ON L7L 6W6

Internet of Things & Robotics
June 11, 2019 | 8:30am – 12pm

Presented by:

Asif Sharif, Senior Data Scientist in IoT / Machine Learning Practice at IBM
Asif is passionate about helping industry navigate and implement AI solutions to transform their business and prepare for Industry 4.0. Asif specializes in implementing state of the art solutions often from academia or research institutes to solve actual business problems for clients. He is adept at leading specialized teams to solve complex technical problems. Asif has extensive cross-industry experience in wearables, health care and transportation.

Asif led a team that developed an AI solution to automate labor intensive data extraction from large quantities of engineering drawings to drive analytics in business operations. Asif has also developed optimized Artificial Neural Network models for a major railway client that is used to detect physical defects which exceeded human level performance. Asif has architected and developed applications that combined end to end encryption and blockchain with a strong focus on privacy and security. Asif is committed to data driven policy making in healthcare and education. Asif has also advanced analytics on biometric data from wearable devices.

Topic Summary

Learn about and discuss Innovative Technologies that organizations are deploying in IOT and Robotics to drive efficiencies, automation, and information, in processes.


8:30am - 9:00am

Arrival / Networking / Refreshments

9:00am - 9:10am

Introductions with Overview of the Morning by Host

9:10am - 9:30am

Overview of NGen & the Supercluster with Keynote Introduction

9:30am - 10:30am

Keynote Speaker

10:30am - 10:40am

Keynote Thank You & Introduction to Roundtable

10:40am - 10:55am

Networking Break

10:55am - 11:55am

Executive Briefing Roundtables

11:55am - 12:00pm

Wrap Up & Next Steps


$129.00 +HST

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