Dr Ramani Bai V (Prof and Head, CSE Dept) and Mr Ravishankar S (AP, CSE Dept) attended a Training of Trainers (ToT ) programme on Deep Learning for AI/ML held at College of Engineering, Barton Hill, Thiruvananthapuram, during 17 – 20 September 2019.
The various sessions of the programme were handled by Dr Ram Prasad, founder of VisionCog, an organization focussed on education and research in the domain of computing and artificial intelligence. He received his Ph.D degree in Computer Science and Telecommunication Engineering with distinction (sobresaliente cum laude and International Doctor) from Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spain. He was also a visiting researcher at University of Twente, Netherlands and Halmstad University, Sweden. He has also collaborated with industries in Europe to provide Biometric solutions. He worked as Postdoctoral Computer Scientist at Dublin City University, Ireland. He obtained the prestigious European Marie Curie Fellowship twice to pursue doctoral and postdoctoral research works in Europe. He graduated in Computer Science from Chennai Mathematical Institute, India. He has more than 12 years of work experience which comprises of teaching, research and international collaborations. He currently provides consultancy for industries in developing various Biometric solutions.