Coalesce ’19, the first Annual Data Science Summit at Goa Institute of Management, was conducted by Parigyan and sponsored by TVS – Credit. This summit was comprised of Industry Talks in association with Ribandar Talks, Debate, Datathon, Buzz Café and Workshop in association with Sankhya.
Day 1 started with our first speaker Mr. Sameer Dhanrajani, Former Chief Strategy Officer at Fractal Analytics and CEO & Co-Founder of new venture AIQRATE advisory & consulting. He started off on an electrifying note on the topic 'Artificial Intelligence: The next normal in strategy and business transformation'. This insightful talk was followed by debate.
Day 2 started with speaker Mr. Shailendra Kumar, Vice president at SAP who spoke about Making Money Out of Data. Next to take the podium was Ms. Moumita Sarker. She spoke on the topic 'Forecasting Monsters: What hinders the usage of Forecasting techniques in business decisions?', which helped kindle a renewed enthusiasm in our career paths.
Day 2 also witnessed a Datathon Crypto sponsored by TVS Credit where around 240 teams participated and top 10 teams from different B-schools visited Goa Institute of Management for the final round.
The summit ended on a positive note where the students took back the rich learning experience provided by our esteemed guests