• Virtual Reality, IoT and Machine Learning

    Microsoft Corporation India Pvt. Limited

    REGISTRATION FOR THE EVENT IS VIA EVENTBRITE https://www.eventbrite.com/e/february-2016-mumtechup-virtual-reality-iot-ml-tickets-31777020925 IF YOU ARE NOT REGISTERED ON EVENTBRITE, YOU WILL NOT GAIN ENTRY Agenda [please read till the end for full details] : ==================================================================================== Time: 2.00 pm - 4.00 pm Session: Virtual Reality Speaker : William Greenly and Nikola Sukevic Nikola Sukevic, Head of Data Sciences at Jio Beginning with an introduction to VR, William Greenly will talk about how you can build browser based VR experiences for the masses using WebGL and WebVR. Following this Nico Sucevic will talk about data driven VR experiences that can be used to visualise network traffic in real world locations. To round off William will let us know about the latest happenings in the Web Of Things []WoT] Bio : Nikola Sukevic, Head of Data Sciences at Jio Nico is leading Data Analytics development in the area of radio coverage and capacity, network modeling, RCA machine learning, telecom data mining, GIS analytics and other R&D projects at Jio. Previously he has worked at Ericsson and Huawei where he has filed a number of patents for networking and geolocation. William Greenly, Head of Platform and Technology at Jio XLabs William is the Head of Platform and Technology at Jio XLabs, leading on the design and delivery of a number of data driven AR, VR and collective intelligence platforms. Previously has has worked for AKQA, Volkswagen, Deutsche Telekom and Tribal DDB. He is also a keen Semantic Web and Web of Things enthusiast and has published a number of Ontologies for Innovation and Logistics. Target Audience : VR enthusiasts Link:: https://www.meetup.com/Azure-Cloud-meetup-Mumbai-chapter/ ==================================================================================== Time: 4.00 pm - 5.00 pm Session: Azure Stream Analytics (ASA) In the last meetup we went up and close with configuring Raspberry Pi 2 & 3 to stream data into Azure IoT Hub. In this meetup, we take the logical next step: stream analytics. This time the IoT kit will be : beaglebones Speaker: Gandhali Samant Bio: Gandhali is a Sr. Technology evangelist from Microsoft India. Spending over 15 years in IT, Gandhali has worked with several MNCs in India and abroad, primarily in the insurance and retail domain. In her current role as a certified cloud architect, she helps partners, customers and developers in building world-class solutions on Microsoft’s Cloud platform. Her primary focus is on working with startups and helping them to move to cloud. A graduate in Computer Engineering from the University Of Mumbai, Gandhali holds a Master’s degree in Computer Science from the Florida Institute Of Technology. You can connect with her on twitter @s_gandhali and her blog link is http://blogs.msdn.com/b/gsamant/ Target Audience: IoT enthusiasts Link: https://www.meetup.com/Azure-IOT-Mumbai-chapter/ ========================================================================== Time: 5.00 pm - 6.00 pm Session: Introduction to Machine Learning using the Microsoft Platform Machine Learning is the new hot trend around - all the cool kids are doing it and you can too! In this talk, we will understand what Machine Learning (ML) is all about, and how to approach an ML problems. We will also discuss the various tools that can be used in the Microsoft ecosystem, and see some examples. Speaker: Maninderjit Bindra Bio : Maninderjit Bindra (Mani) is a Senior Tech Evangelist at Microsoft. In his current role, he helps partners, customers and developers in building scalable and resilient solutions. He has over 16 years of industry experience and has designed and implemented several high volume, business critical applications and APIs, using Open Source as well as Microsoft Technologies. You can connect with him on Twitter @manisbindra Target Audience : Devs, Bot and Machine Learning Enthusiasts Link:: https://www.meetup.com/Azure-Cloud-meetup-Mumbai-chapter/ ========================================================================== Time: 6.00 pm - 6.30 pm Session: Production Readiness Speaker : Vikram Sreekumar Bio: Vikram is the Lead Developer at Mediastinct. Previously he has worked as an engineer at Ondago and Tavsica. He is a keen Go, Reddis and Heroku enthusiast. =========================================================================== Time: 6.30 pm - 7.00 pm Session: Whats new in Docker 1.13 & Kubernetes 1.5 Speaker: Augustine Correa Bio: Loves exploring new technologies, have a voracious appetite for food and knowledge. Trekking and heavy lifting in real and virtual world, organizing events are my forte apparently. Unlike my NPM packages, my TV series torrents are always updated except when NPM breaks the internet :-) =========================================================================== Time: 7.30 pm - 8.30 pm Session: Terraform + Consul Speaker: Girish Ramnani Bio: Currently working at Morgan Stanley. I like to work on distributed systems and have been using hashicorp tools for about a year now =========================================================================== Important notes: 1. The meetup is free and open to all technology enthusiasts ONLY. Recruiters and entrepreneurs who are looking to hire, please excuse, this is a purely technical event. Ours is a community run meetup. 2. Its mandatory for all those who are attending to get the tickets for the sessions they intend to attend.[Soft copy is preferrable...a QR code + 2 barcode will be generated for you when you buy a ticket] 3. DO NOT issue tickets if you are not sure of attending. If you get tickets issued and do NOT attend, you go into our blacklist which will be to your disadvantage for ALL our future meetups 4. Please watch out for changes in schedule. We will communicate with you on the email provided during registeration. 5. Right of admissions reserved. Since we have limited seats, we want to ensure the correct audience partakes in the individual sessions. Hence its vital you fill up the relevant boxes on various technologies while registering. -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

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  • Extreme Engineering Double Bill

    Victor Menezes Convention Centre, IIT Bombay

    Join us for an Extreme Engineering double bill on 18th June 2016 at IIT Bombay. We have two presentations from two speakers: Presentation 1: An in depth presentation on Database Indexes Vikram Sreekumar from Ondago will provide a thorough overview of database indexes. This will be followed by a short questions and answers. Presentation 2: 'What is your PaaS' William Greenly from Jio will talk about 'Platform as a Service;. Whether you are a SME, or large enterprise, your organisation can benefit from adopting a platform as a service. This presentation will illustrate the symbiosis between your platform, your software development lifecyle and the cloud along with highlighting some salient building blocks. IIT Bombay have very kindly agreed to host this event at hall number 22 and foyer outside hall on 2nd Floor of Victor Menzes Convention Center.

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  • Round 1: The First Meetup (Video Processing, Voice Recognition and Concurrency)

    Our objective is to get a community of strong and passionate engineers to share and learn from each other. We prefer Quality over Quantity. So if you want to learn something or have something to share, join us on 12th March, 2016. We pick up interesting topics from the field of engineering and technology for every meetup and have talks/discussions. Venue: of10 (http://of10.in/), Powai (Exact location TBD) Ps: Of10 has graciously offered to host the event. Please feel free to donate Rs 100 (or more) to attend the event to cover for the venue. Topics: Transcode a Video for Smartphone Playback in 5 minutes (AWS Stack) Rohit Lala, Co-Founder at Grabstr (Technology). Worked Previously at Deloitte Consulting. Cleared all levels of CFA Institute, USA Concurrency is NOT Parallelism, the age old misconception Vikram Sreekumar, Software Engineer at Ondago Offline voice recognition in Android using 3rd party libraries and apis Vivek Agrawal, Solution Developer A mobile app lover, he was fascinated so much by mobile apps that he started developing apps himself, took it as a profession and has been into it since a year.He has developed various operational and accounting systems for printing and manufacturing companies in his previous assignments.

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