Angshuman Ghosh

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Mohana Kavya

"Data Science: The Sexiest Career of 21st Century"

1. What is Data Science (DS) & why it is becoming so popular now?

2. 3 key skills and 3 key tools for DS?

3. How DS & Analytics varies across industries?

4. What are the differences between ML, DL & AI?

5. What are the key innovation areas & future trends in DS?

Dr. Angshu is a Data Science & Strategy leader with 11 years of experience in Technology, Retail & Media domains. He is currently Lead Data Scientist at Target (Fortune # 38 US Retail company with $72 Bn revenue). He is leading Data Science & Analytics projects for Target US stores using cutting edge technologies like Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Deep Learning etc.

In his last job at Star TV (21st Century Fox - Fortune # 85 global Media giant with $37 Bn revenue), he was leading Strategy & Analytics for brands like Star Sports, Hotstar & Star Plus. He has earlier headed Strategy & Analytics function for Spice Group and managed Fortune 100 clients for Wipro Technologies.

He is a Visiting Professor at top IIMs, IITs, XLRI etc. and a trainer for Tata Group, ABG, Nivea etc. He teaches Data Science, Analytics & Digital Marketing. He has authored the book “Influence 2.0" and published 10+ research papers on Social Media, Analytics & Marketing.

By education, Dr. Angshu is an MBA topper & PhD from XLRI Jamshedpur and a Computer Engineering graduate. He is also a member of prestigious Harvard Square Leaders Excellence and American Marketing Association.

Other than work and academics, Angshu loves to explore diverse cuisines, enjoys blockbuster movies and plays music on piano.

Data Science, Business Strategy, Digital Marketing, Consumer Insights & Team Management

Python, SQL, R, Hadoop, Hive, Hue, Scoop, Tableau, SPSS, Spark & Scala

Venue: ECE Seminar Hall

Time: 29 September 9:00 AM