Insights & Intelligence with AI: Leadership Roundtable Session Series

Insights & Intelligence with AI:
Leadership Roundtable Session Series

Insights & Intelligence with AI:
Leadership Roundtable Session Series

Reimagine Human & Enterprise Decision Making in the AI era

Reimagine Human & Enterprise Decision Making in the AI era


Friday, 29th October, 2021 | 3pm – 4:15pm IST.


Friday, 29th October, 2021 | 3pm – 4:15pm IST.


Tenets of business transformation – reimagine the customer experience, new product & services, strategic and business models shift

Data becoming strategic asset for the enterprises morphing organizations into math houses

Algorithms as secret sauce of success for the new age organizations bringing insights, intelligence and recommendations  


In the age of VUCA world & Industry 4.0 revolution, AI continues to dominate the business landscape. Whilst the naysayers have advocated the doomsday for humanity by predicting the advent of singularity, AI for good & all have several applications to usher a new change in how we make decisions at enterprise and personal fronts.

Traditionally, human decisions are to a large extent are based on intuition, gut and historical data…in the age of algorithm economy, several of our decisions will be taken by algorithms. Algorithms that are personalized, curated and consumed for our own decision making. Leveraging AI, the ability to mimic the human brain and the ensuing ability to sense, comprehend and act will significantly go up and that will result in the emergence of trifecta of better decision making & problem solving – Augmented Intelligence, Automate & learn and Incorporate customer experience.

Leadership Roundtable session series will bring together marquee AI & Analytics leaders talking about multiple facets around human & enterprise decision making at scale with AI along with workforce productivity augmentation.

The session will be moderated by Sameer Dhanrajani, President, 3AI.  

Leadership Roundtable Speakers

Sameer is a globally recognized AI advisor, business builder & thought leader known for his deep knowledge in AI space. Sameer has consulted with several Fortune 500 enterprises, Indian corporations, GCCs, Startups in driving AI led strategic transformation strategies. He has a proven experience of building and scaling businesses for Fractal, Cognizant, Fidelity & Genpact.

Sameer is a renowned author, columnist, blogger and four times Tedx speaker. He is a author of best selling book – AI and Analytics: Accelerating Business Decisions.

Known for his passion for Artificial Intelligence, Sameer has a huge following on social media and is a well recognized keynote expert, moderator and speaker at several global industry forums and conferences. Sameer has been frequently quoted across news publications and is recipient of multiple awards and recognitions. Sameer is also associated as AI advisor on AI policy matters with leading business associations and state governments. He is a trusted advisor with leading academic institutions, startups and SMBs.

A fast tracker professional with 20+ years of industry experience, Sameer has donned various leadership roles in consulting, GCCs , technology and boutique organizations to help deliver transformative and innovative AI consulting solutions.

Praveen Kumar works as Field Marketing Leader, Client Solutions Group at Dell Technologies. Praveen has been associated with Dell Technologies for14 years and have donned multiple roles & responsibilities.

In the past 6 years at Dell, Praveen have undertaken key responsibilities on Product lifecycle management, ProductMarketing & most importantly to evangelize ‘Workforce Transformation’ & ‘Work from Anywhere’ adoption and also been instrumental in consulting and extending exponential technologies : AI / ML in enhancing user experience in End Point devices.

Senior leader with 22 years experience in managing software delivery projects in various domain. Expertise in program managing various teams with varied experience in different processes across globe. Strong people management and strategic leadership.

Certified PMP, CSQA, ITIL Certified professional with specialization in IT project management in an Onsite-Offshore model with strong focus on delivery and cost benefit. Operational expertise in setting up center of excellence and running them in an efficient manner, good exposure to captive organizational setup activities, in the areas of HR, network and other administrative areas.

Teaching experience in both MS and MBA for Manipal university. Author of text book on project management for MBA for University.

Was board of directors for PMI Bangalore chapter and play a very strong role in GHC seminars.

Sundara Ramalingam N is the Global Director – AI Consulting Partners at NVIDIA. He is a Mechanical Engineer and has a Master’s in Business Administration. He has a strong technical background and his areas of interest include Deep Learning, Big Data Analytics, IoT and Automotive Solutions.

Sundar has more than twenty years of experience in solutions involving Visual Computing, Virtualization and High Performance Computing. Sundara also has exposure to the work cultures of multiple countries in the Asia Pacific region.

While Nitin calls himself a “Data Scientist by accident”, he is a strong believer and practitioner of using advanced analytics as a strategic differentiator across domains and has a proven track record of creating impact by solving key business problems with astute analytical problem-solving.

Nitin is the Consumer Analytics Lead, Wells Fargo India and Philippines.

Prior to this, Nitin was SVP, Head of Analytics solutions and delivery for the Group DNA cell of Aditya Birla Group. This corporate cell was driving impact across the diverse B2B & B2C business lines of the group using cutting edge analytical solutions across the variety of B2B and B2C businesses.

Prior to ABG, Nitin was the Director – Data Science at Walmart Labs where he was responsible for the team that delivered scaled data-science-driven products for Walmart stores and infused smarter decisions across retail lifecycle like site selection, assortment optimization, pricing, demand forecasting, supply chain, store ops and enterprise-wide decisions. These solutions were able to deliver multi-billion $ impact.

Before that, he has held various key positions in MNCs like Citigroup, HSBC, FICO and GE across multiple roles. He was responsible for setting up and managing analytics groups in the areas of insurance analytics, consumer finance and retail credit risk management and gathered functional expertise across marketing and risk analytics.

Experienced analytical and Award winning digital transformation and innovation leader with expertise in leading technology strategy, organizational innovation, research & development, new product and service innovations. Recognised in the industry as top150 AI leaders and Influencers in India.

Built global Data Science practice/COE enabling client acquisition and retention. Key focus on talent hiring and mentoring an extremely high performing team catering to high profile customers across the world.

Proven track record in crafting strategic & business centric offerings & solutions, involving cutting edge algorithms and technologies that have generated extensive, quantifiable, business value.

AI expertise in consulting, digital transformation, Intelligent process automation, CRM, Marketing, sales, fraud, risk and Customer Service.

Industry expert in Banking, CPG, Telecom, Sports, BPO and ITO industries

Saswata is Head of Analytics & Data Sciences for Philips Global Business Services. Philips GBS currently has 5000 employees in 9 sites with 8 functions. He leads the team of Advanced Analytics and Data Sciences to support the Operations and run analytics for partners like Supply Chain, Marketing, Services, Quality & Regulatory, Sales. He is also the Site lead of Bangalore for GBS.

With 18+ years in Advanced Analytics, Data Sciences in Healthcare, Retail Services, Cards, Consumer lending, Mortgages and Auto portfolios , Saswata He has proven track record in improving organizational effectiveness via usage of advanced analysis and Operational excellence practices. He is proficient in handling analyses/tools and techniques to monitor and predict operations performance via superior understanding of key drivers of business. Known as trusted advisor for businesses, Saswata is charismatic yet detail oriented leader with strong communication skills and ability to collaborate well with Boards and committees.


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3AI platform enables leaders to engage with students and working professionals with 1:1 mentorship for competency augmentation and career enhancement opportunities through guided learning, contextualized interventions, focused knowledge sessions & conclaves, internship & placement assistance in AI & Analytics sphere.

3AI works closely with several academic institutions, enterprises, learning academies, startups, industry consortia to accelerate the growth of AI & Analytics industry and provide comprehensive suite of engage, learn & scale engagements and interventions to our members.3AI platform have 11000+ active members from students & working professionals community, 350+ AI & Analytics thought leaders & mentors and an active outreach & engagement with 290+ enterprises & 125+ academic institutions.

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