Report of Data Science Workshop by upGrad

EVENT REPORT

School of Engineering and Technology, Noida International University Organised ‘Data Science Workshop by upGrad’ on 25th November 2023

I trust this report finds you in good health and high spirits. I am pleased to present a comprehensive account of the Technical workshop “Data Science Workshop by upGrad” Organised by “Techrise Visionaries” Technical club of the School of Engineering and Technology at Noida International University.

Event Overview:

The event, “Data Science Workshop by upGrad,” held at the Seminar Hall of the Administration Block at Noida International University, was a highly informative and engaging session that unfolded from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM.the event aimed to enlighten participants on the applications, trends, and future of Data Science.

Agenda:

11:00 AM – 11:15 AM: Registration and Networking

11:15 AM – 12:15 PM: Opening Remarks and Keynote Session by Ms. Avneet Kaur

(Speaker of the Session)

12:15 PM – 12:20 PM: Brief Insights by Mr. Chandra Prakash (Business Development Manager – CETPA InfoTech)

12:20 PM – 1:00 PM: Speech by Mr. Ashok Pathak (Associated Director, upGrad)

1:00 PM: Token of Appreciation and Momento Presentation

1:05 PM: Group Picture

Session Details:

11:15 AM – 12:15 PMMs. Avneet Kaur – Speaker of the Session

Ms. Avneet Kaur, our esteemed speaker, kicked started the event at 11:15 AM with an insightful keynote session. Her presentation delved into the diverse applications and trends in Data Science, providing attendees with valuable industry perspectives.

12:15 PM – 12:20 PMMr. Chandra Prakash – Business Development Manager, CETPA InfoTech

Mr. Chandra Prakash, Business Development Manager at CETPA InfoTech, took the stage for a brief 5-minute session, sharing valuable insights into the intersection of Data Science and business development.

12:20 PM – 1:00 PMMr. Ashok Pathak – Associated Director, upGrad

Mr. Ashok Pathak, Associate Director at upGrad, captivated the audience with an engaging speech on the future of Data Science, industry advancements, and the importance of continuous learning. His session provided attendees with a holistic view of the subject.

Recognition and Appreciation:

At the conclusion of the event:

1:00 PM: Dr. Vimal Bibhu, HOD of the School of Engineering and Technology, presented a token of appreciation to Mr. Ashok Pathak, acknowledging his valuable insights.

1:00 PM: Dr.Arjit Tomar, presented a momento to Ms. Avneet Kaur, thanking her for her impactful keynote session.

🏫 Noida International University Authorities’ Contribution to the Event:

Prof. Dr. Devesh Kumar Singh

  • As the Chairman of Noida International University, Prof. Dr. Devesh Kumar Singh provides strategic guidance and ensures that the university’s vision aligns with the objectives of the event. His leadership sets the tone for excellence and

Prof. Dr. Vikram Singh

  • In his role as the Chancellor, Prof. Dr. Vikram Singh brings a wealth of experience and a global perspective to the event. His support and vision contribute to creating an environment that fosters learning, collaboration, and the pursuit of knowledge.

Prof. Dr. Uma Bhardwaj

  • As the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Dr. Uma Bhardwaj plays a crucial role in overseeing the academic aspects of the Her expertise in academic affairs ensures that the event aligns with the university’s commitment to providing high-quality education.

Prof. Dr. Parsanjeet Kumar

  • As the Pro Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Dr. Parsanjeet Kumar contributes to the event by bringing a strategic and administrative His role involves ensuring smooth coordination and execution of various aspects of the event.

Prof. Dr. Anand Kr. Shukla

  • As the Director of the School of Engineering & Technology, Dr. Anand Kr. Shukla plays a pivotal role in shaping the technical aspects of the event. His extensive knowledge in engineering and technology not only enhances the academic dimensions but also ensures the practical applicability of the event’s content. Prof. Dr. Shukla actively engages with industry trends, bringing

real-world insights to the participants. His leadership inspires students, faculty, and industry professionals to explore the cutting-edge advancements in the field.

Together, these authorities, led by Prof. Dr. Anand Kr. Shukla’s technical prowess, bring a rich blend of leadership, academic excellence, and industry knowledge to make the event a comprehensive and enriching experience for all participants.

Session Highlights:

Ms. Avneet Kaur – Speaker of the Session:

  • Explored diverse applications and trends in Data
  • Provided valuable industry

Mr. Chandra Prakash – Business Development Manager, CETPA InfoTech:

  • Shared insights into the intersection of Data Science and business

Mr. Ashok Pathak – Associated Director, upGrad:

  • Engaged the audience with a speech on the future of Data Science and industry

Participants: Diverse mix of students, faculty, industry professionals, and TechRise Visionaries.

Q&A Session:

The Data Science workshop culminated with a dynamic and interactive Q&A session, offering attendees a valuable opportunity to actively engage with the club members. Participants seized this chance to seek clarification and delve deeper into the subjects covered during the introduction of club activities. The exchange of ideas and insights during this session served as a powerful forum for collaborative learning, enhancing the overall experience of the workshop. The inquisitive spirit of the audience and the thoughtful responses from the club members underscored the success of the event in fostering a vibrant learning environment and facilitating meaningful interactions within the Data Science community.

Learning Outcomes:

Insights into Data Science Applications:

  • Participants gained a comprehensive understanding of the diverse applications of Data Science across various industries.

Trends and Innovations:

  • Attendees were updated on the latest trends and innovations in the field of Data Science, providing them with valuable insights into the evolving landscape.

Business Development Perspective:

  • Chandra Prakash’s session offered participants a unique perspective on the intersection of Data Science and business development, emphasising the practical applications of these technologies in the corporate world.

Future of Data Science:

  • Ashok Pathak’s speech provided participants with a forward-looking view of the future of Data Science, including upcoming trends, challenges, and opportunities.

Problem-Solving and Critical Thinking:

  • Through engaging presentations and discussions, participants developed

problem-solving and critical thinking skills, essential for navigating complex challenges in the field.

Networking and Collaboration:

  • The event facilitated networking opportunities, allowing participants to connect with industry professionals, fellow students, and experts in the Data Science domain, fostering a collaborative learning environment.

Recognition of Contributions:

  • The recognition ceremony highlighted the importance of acknowledging and appreciating contributions in the field of Data Science, emphasising the value of individual and collective efforts.

Event Planning and Execution:

  • Organisers gained valuable experience in planning and executing a successful event, honing their project management and organisational skills.

Community Building:

  • The group picture with the UpGrad team, Tech Coordinator, and faculty members contributed to community building, fostering a sense of unity and shared interest in Data Science.

Application of Knowledge:

  • Participants were encouraged to apply the knowledge gained from the event in their academic and professional pursuits, bridging the gap between theory and real-world

General Awareness:

To Inspire, Educate, and Connect in the World of Data Science

At “Data Science Workshop by upGrad” our mission was to create a dynamic platform that inspires, educates, and connects individuals passionate about Data Science. We strive to achieve the following objectives:

1. Inspiration:

  • Objective: Ignite a spark of curiosity and enthusiasm for Data
  • Approach: Engage participants with captivating keynote sessions and real-world insights from industry experts.

2. Education:

  • Objective: Foster a deeper understanding of Data Science concepts, applications, and
  • Approach: Provide high-quality, informative sessions led by experienced speakers, covering a range of topics in Data Science.

3. Connection:

  • Objective: Facilitate meaningful connections and networking
  • Approach: Create a collaborative environment where participants can interact with industry professionals, fellow students, and experts in the field.

4. Recognition:

  • Objective: Acknowledge and appreciate contributions to the field of Data
  • Approach: Highlight and recognize individuals or organisations making significant impacts, fostering a culture of appreciation.

5. Community Building:

  • Objective: Build a supportive and engaged community interested in Data
  • Approach: Encourage participation from diverse backgrounds, creating a space where everyone feels welcome and valued.

6. Application of Knowledge:

  • Objective: Empower participants to apply gained knowledge in academic and professional settings.
  • Approach: Provide practical insights and real-world examples that bridge the gap between theory and application.

7. Continuous Learning:

  • Objective: Instil a culture of continuous learning and professional
  • Approach: Inspire participants to continue exploring Data Science beyond the event, fostering a commitment to lifelong learning.

In essence, our mission is to make “Data Science Workshop by upGrad” a transformative experience that goes beyond the event itself, leaving a lasting impact on individuals’ understanding, passion, and engagement with the field of Data Science.

Participants:

A diverse group of participants enriched the event, including students from various engineering disciplines, faculty members, industry professionals, and members of the TechRise Visionaries Club. The varied backgrounds created a vibrant atmosphere for learning and networking.

[List of Attendees (Spreadsheet)]

Group Picture:

To commemorate the event’s success, a group picture was taken featuring the UpGrad team, HOD of SET Dr. Vimal Bibhu, Dr. Arjit Tomar, Tech Coordinator Kumari Pragya Prayesi and the esteemed speaker of the session, Ms. Avneet Kaur. Additionally, a special snapshot was captured with the TechRise Visionaries Club members, symbolising the collaborative spirit and shared enthusiasm for Data Science.

Conclusion:

The event concluded on a high note, leaving attendees inspired and equipped with a deeper understanding of Data Science. The engaging presentations, insightful discussions, and meaningful networking opportunities made this event a valuable experience for everyone involved. We express our sincere gratitude to the speakers, organisers, and attendees for contributing to the success of “Data Science Workshop by upGrad”

Acknowledgment:

We would like to express our heartfelt gratitude to Ms. Avneet Kaur, Mr. Chandra Prakash, and Mr. Ashok Pathak for their exceptional contributions, enlightening us on the intricacies of Data Science. Special thanks to Dr. Vimal Sir and Dr. Arjit Tomar for their gracious presence and facilitation during the recognition ceremony.

A sincere thank you to all attendees for making this event a grand success through active participation and enthusiasm.

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