Russia’s Sberbank to host 2020 AI contest in Dec; expects large-scale Indian participation

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Russia’s largest lender Sberbank will hold its next AI trip, an annual global AI and data science conference, in December and expects large-scale Indian participation, including a competition for AI online for students and others. The event, which was previously scheduled for November, will now be held from December 3-5, 2020, Sberbank said in a statement.

Officials said the bank expects large-scale participation from India for the competition as well as the conference. The bank presented AI Journey as the largest platform on artificial intelligence and its application in Russia and abroad and the event is organized in cooperation with major Russian and foreign technology companies.

In 2019, AI Journey took place offline and attracted over 150 leading industry experts as speakers. This year around 200 leading Russian and international experts are expected to speak. Sberbank said the 2020 event will consist of an online AI competition – AI Journey Junior, an online conference for middle and high school students interested in AI and DS; and a three-day online conference on machine learning solutions, computer vision, natural language processing, neuromorphic and heterogeneous computing, to name a few.

The winners of the AI ​​online competition will share the prize pool of 6.8 million rubles (around 66 lakh). The first prize for adults and schoolchildren is one million RUB (around Rs 10 lakh). The creators of the best solutions will be recognized at the Artificial Intelligence Journey (AI Journey) conference. The 179-year-old bank, which has a market valuation of $ 67 billion and is majority owned by the Russian government, has a presence in 17 other countries, including India through branches, banking subsidiaries and representative offices .

Recently, it announced a major overhaul to transform itself into a tech giant with the launch of a host of products and services in the digital space that will first be rolled out in its home market and taken overseas more late, including in India.

News Highlights:

  • The bank presented AI Journey as the largest platform on artificial intelligence and its application in Russia and abroad and the event is organized in cooperation with major Russian and foreign technology companies. In 2019, AI Journey took place offline and attracted over 150 leading industry experts as speakers.
  • Russian Sberbank to host IA 2020 competition in December; expects large scale Indian participation
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