Faculty & students (PGDM Batch 2019-21) of GL Bajaj Institute of Management & Research, Greater Noida attended an online webinar of Leader Speak Session on the topic “Engaging Discussions around Digital Leadership & Innovation in Current Times” which was organized by All India Management Association (AIMA) on Friday, April 24, 2020 under the visionary guidance of Dr. Ajay Kumar, Director, GLBIMR.
The speakers of the session were Mr. V Ramgopal Rao, Director, IIT, Delhi and Mr. Ashish Kashyap, Founder of INDwealth, x-CEO & Founder, Ibibo Group & Mr. Kartik Sharma, Director, Agnitio, AIMA YLC Executive Board was the moderator of the session.
During the session, Mr. Ashish Kashyap explained how Machine Learning (ML) and Artificial Intelligence (AI) has helped startups to improve their performance. He explained how online food delivery and other online delivery businesses are utilizing AI and ML to create route for their delivery boys. Mr. V Ramgopal Rao stressed on the importance of AI and ML and told that IIT, Delhi is also planning to start M. Tech program in ML and AI & also informed about various online certification courses of IIT, Delhi related to AI and ML. He highlighted that, under Unnat Bharat Abhiyan of MHRD, GOI, IIT, Delhi will be collaborating with another institute to adopt the villages & will identify their problems and provide solutions to them. Before concluding, he shared various initiatives taken by IIT, Delhi for the prevention of COVID-19.
Overall, it was a highly informative and insightful session