Dr. Pedram Ataee

Viability of Artificial Intelligence in Your Business

Fri Apr 29 2022 01:00:00 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

Please join the Iranian Engineers of BC Association (IEBCA) in an informative webinar presentation by Dr. Pedram Ataee the author of the book titled “Artificial Intelligence Unorthodox Lessons”. This virtual event (through Zoom Meeting) is in English and free of charge, and it is open to the public. Members of Engineers and Geoscientists BC may claim 1 Continuing Education (CE) Hour for attending the event.

There is a misconception that Artificial Intelligence (AI) can be used in every context. Even in a circumstance where it might seem appropriate at first glance, you unfortunately should not expect AI to be the solution. In other words, AI may not be applicable to every problem that your business faces. When using AI in industry, you must always take a cautious approach, since industry has many elements and variables that do not exist in the world of academia, where AI is put to much use. This presentation focuses on the application of AI in a business context, and it presents an approach to the evaluation of its viability; i.e., from natural language processing to a computer vision.

A Q/A session at the end of the presentation will provide an opportunity for the audience to receive answers to their questions from the presenters.

Notes:
1) The event will be in English, and EGBC members may claim 1 Continuing Education (CE) Hours for attending the event.
2) On the day of the event, the admission to the presentation room starts at 5:15 PM, and the program starts at 6:00 PM sharp. During this time (5:45 -6:00), the audience will have a chance to network with each other in the room through the Chat Box.

Location:

Online (through Zoom); please see the link below.

About the Speaker:

Pedram Ataee, Ph.D.

Dr. Pedram Ataee is a seasoned Artificial Intelligence (AI) leader who has developed several industry-grade successful AI products in the past ten years. He has invented a breakthrough AI model leading to 5 US patents acquired by Facebook Technologies LLC. The AI model was shipped on a wearable gadget to more than a hundred thousand users worldwide. Dr. Ataee authored a book titled “Artificial Intelligence: Unorthodox Lessons,” sharing his 10+ years of experience building AI products. Dr. Ataee received his Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of British Columbia.

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