Russia’s largest lender bank Sberbank will hold its AI and Data Science Annual Conference Artificial Intelligence Journey in December.
Russia’s largest lender bank Sberbank will hold its AI and Data Science Annual Conference Artificial Intelligence Journey in December. And Indians are expected to participate in this on a large scale. Sberbank said in a statement that the event which was earlier to be held in November will now be held from 3 to 5 December. Officials said that the bank expected Indians to participate in the conference and competition on a large scale.
Large platform of artificial intelligence
The bank described AI Journey as the biggest platform for Artificial Intelligence and its applications in Russia and said that the event is being held in collaboration with big Russian and foreign technology companies. In 2019, AI Journey was taken offline and it had 150 big industry experts as speakers. This year around 200 big Russian and international experts are expected to come as speakers.
Sberbank said that in the year 2020 event an online AI competition, AI Journey Junior, online conference for middle and high school students who are interested in AI and DS and machine learning, computer vision, natural language processing, neuromorphic and heterogeneous computing. But there will be a three-day online conference. Among the winners of the AI online competition, RUB will be distributed out of prize money of 6.8 million rupees (about 66 lakh rupees). The first reward for adults and school children is RUB one million (about 10 lakh rupees). Those making the best solution will be awarded during the Artificial Intelligence Journey Conference.
The 179-year-old bank has a market valuation of US $ 67 billion and most of it is owned by the Russian government. It is also present in 17 other countries through its branch, subsidiary bank and representative offices which includes India.